Euphoria vs Mania - What's the difference?

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As nouns the difference between euphoria and mania

is that euphoria is an excited state of joy, a good feeling, a state of intense happiness while mania is violent derangement of mind; madness; insanity.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

euphoria

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • An excited state of joy, a good feeling, a state of intense happiness.
  • Antonyms

    * dysphoria * bad trip

    Derived terms

    * euphoriant * euphoric * euphorically * euphorigenic

    mania

    English

    (wikipedia mania)

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • Violent derangement of mind; madness; insanity.
  • Excessive or unreasonable desire; insane passion affecting one or many people; fanaticism.
  • * {{quote-magazine, date=2013-07-20, volume=408, issue=8845, magazine=(The Economist)
  • , title= The attack of the MOOCs , passage=Dotcom mania was slow in coming to higher education, but now it has the venerable industry firmly in its grip. Since the launch early last year of Udacity and Coursera, two Silicon Valley start-ups offering free education through MOOCs, massive open online courses, the ivory towers of academia have been shaken to their foundations.}}
  • (psychiatry) The state of abnormally elevated or irritable mood, arousal, and/or energy levels.
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