To better see all uses of the word
hysteria
in
The Grapes of Wrath
please enable javascript.

hysteria
Used In
The Grapes of Wrath
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Now the high voice broke into hysteria, the gabbling screams of a hyena, the thudding became louder.
  • She seemed to fight with hysteria.
  • And a chuckling hysteria began in her throat, a whining laugh that grew louder and higher with each breath.
  • A crowd had collected around the woman with the broken hand, and her hysteria increased, a screaming quality came into her laughter.
  • Her face was growing red with hysteria.

  • There are no more uses of "hysteria" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • We need to get past the hysteria and decide what to do.
  • They try to portray my rightful concern as hysteria.

  • Go to more samples
Show Multiple Meanings (Less common than this sense)
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading