Synonyms/Hypernyms (Ordered by Estimated Frequency) of noun ecstasy

3 senses of ecstasy

Sense 1
ecstasy, rapture, transport, exaltation, raptus -- (a state of being carried away by overwhelming emotion; "listening to sweet music in a perfect rapture"- Charles Dickens)
       => emotional state, spirit -- (the state of a person's emotions (especially with regard to pleasure or dejection); "his emotional state depended on her opinion"; "he was in good spirits"; "his spirit rose")

Sense 2
ecstasy, rapture -- (a state of elated bliss)
       => bliss, blissfulness, cloud nine, seventh heaven, walking on air -- (a state of extreme happiness)

Sense 3
Adam, ecstasy, XTC, go, disco biscuit, cristal, X, hug drug -- (street names for methylenedioxymethamphetamine)
       => methylenedioxymethamphetamine, MDMA -- (a stimulant drug that is chemically related to mescaline and amphetamine and is used illicitly for its euphoric and hallucinogenic effects; it was formerly used in psychotherapy but in 1985 it was declared illegal in the United States; "MDMA is often used at parties because it enables partygoers to remain active for long periods of time")

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