Nathaniel Hawthorne (1804-1864)
The definition of mania is a violent mental disorder that is part of bipolar disorder where a person becomes very active and feels very happy and excited, or a craving or obsession.
Philia - Mentioned by Aristotle, meant a dispassionate, virtuous and unselfish love
A desire to gratify the senses; bodily appetite
An exaggerated enthusiasm; mania
A ship or aircraft used to transport troops or military equipment.
Calmness of mind or emotions; composure:
An instance of pain or distress.
The state of being carried away with joy, love, etc.; ecstasy
Bodily suffering characterized by such feelings:
Compulsive preoccupation with a fixed idea or an unwanted feeling or emotion, often accompanied by symptoms of anxiety.
Severe, long-continued suffering; torment
(Optics) can mean any of radiant intensity, luminous intensity or irradiance
The discomfort, weakness, or pain caused by a prolonged lack of food.
Keen enjoyment; enthusiastic appreciation; zest; relish
A fever or bodily inflammation:
An awareness; consciousness; sensation
(Archaic) Ecstasy arising from supposed possession by a god.
Suffering caused by poverty:
Devotion is defined as loyalty, love or practicing and believing in a specific religion.
Desire is defined as physically longing for something.
A desire to satisfy some craving of the body; specif., a desire for food, or, sometimes, a desire for some specific food
(Obs.) Pain or trouble
Pain so extreme as to cause writhing or contortions of the body, similar to those made in the athletic contests in Greece; and hence, extreme pain of mind or body; anguish; paroxysm of grief; specifically, the sufferings of Christ in the garden of Gethsemane.
Profound love or regard.
A fit of violent emotion, such as anger or panic.
A fit of bad temper.
A fit of anger or annoyance; a pique:
A sudden outburst of emotion:
A love affair
An irritating skin sensation causing a desire to scratch.
The condition or quality of being fervent.
Tranquility or serenity:
(Internet, colloquial) Negative feedback, abusive behaviour.
Lack of emotion or feeling; impassiveness.
Strong dislike or ill will; hate
Regard for or interest in someone or something:
The sexual urge or instinct as it manifests itself in behavior:
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