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hysteria
used in Hunger Games Book #2 (Catching Fire)

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Definition
a state of violent mental agitation — especially uncontrollable fear
  • I'm cold and wet and winded, but my escape attempt has done nothing to subdue the hysteria rising up inside me.
    Chapter 13 (4% in)
  • I simply fix my eyes on a point far in the distance and pretend there is no audience, no hysteria.
    Chapter 15 (65% in)

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