nympholepsy definition

  • noun:
    • A frenzy supposed by ancient individuals to own already been caused by nymphs.
    • An emotional frenzy.
    • A frenzied state of (usually erotic) emotion, specifically concerning some thing or someone unattainable.
    • A species of demoniac passion or possession coming upon one who had inadvertently looked upon a nymph; ecstasy.
    • An ecstasy; a divine madness.
    • a frenzy of feeling; as for one thing unattainable

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