Top Definition
a sudden, severe attack of the symptoms of a disease, usually recurring periodically; a sudden outburst of emotion
In The Sea-Wolf by Jack London, Wolf Larsen's paroxysms lead to his eventual death.
by mephisto97 July 22, 2010
a fit, attack, or sudden increase or recurrence of symptoms
In this violent paroxysm the whole top of the mountain is believed to have been swept away.
by Your Grim Reaper June 24, 2003
1. A fit of rage, or pain. An outburst.
2. A FUCKING amazing Halflife mod
w w w . planethalflife . c o m/ paroxysm
When i first played the alpha of Paroxysm io wet myself..its soooo good
by Angus 'Banzai' McIntyre May 09, 2003
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