Definition of 'paroxysm'
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Slamming down the receiver, he fought back the paroxysm of coughing he could feel building in his chest. HIDING FROM THE LIGHT (2001)I cried in a paroxysm of irritation, but instantly I was stricken by remorse. ABSOLUTE TRUTHS (2001)
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Used Occasionally. paroxysm is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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