What is another word for craze?

Pronunciation: [kɹˈe͡ɪz] (IPA)

When it comes to expressing the concept of a craze, there are many synonyms to choose from that can convey similar meanings. Terms like frenzy, mania, obsession, and trend all have similar connotations to craze. Meanwhile, words like passion, fervor, and enthusiasm can capture the sense of excitement and devotion associated with a craze. Other synonyms for craze include the more pejorative notions of obsession and compulsion. Whether you're discussing a popular fashion trend or an activity that has captivated large numbers of people, whether positively or negatively, there is a wide range of words you can use to describe a craze.

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What are the opposite words for craze?

The term Craze refers to a state of intense excitement or enthusiasm towards something. The antonyms for craze can be calm, disinterest, apathy, indifference, and coolness. Calm refers to peacefulness, a state of restfulness, and serenity without much excitement or agitation. Disinterest denotes a complete lack of interest or enthusiasm towards something. Apathy suggests a lack of emotion, feeling, or concern about anything. Indifference is a state of being indifferent or neutral towards something, not showing any preference or bias. Coolness, on the other hand, indicates a lack of warmth or enthusiasm, an aloof or unemotional state of mind.

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Usage examples for Craze

My boys had not the same northward craze, but I told them to reach the land on our return might be possible.
"My Attainment of the Pole"
Frederick A. Cook
As I watched her I noticed that the wild look which marked her face when she first appeared was returning; her craze came back to her, and she put it on with a shiver.
"The Mystery of the Locks"
Edgar Watson Howe
What was supposed to be a craze of theirs becomes a desirable custom, and the others humbly copy them.
"A Prairie Courtship"
Harold Bindloss

Famous quotes with Craze

  • I don't expect that we're going to become the biggest craze. If it happened, I'd be really shocked. I think people will dig it, but there will be a sea of people who just don't get it.
    Dustin Diamond
  • Generosity is nothing else than a craze to possess. All which I abandon, all which I give, I enjoy in a higher manner through the fact that I give it away. To give is to enjoy possessively the object which one gives.
    Jean-Paul Sartre
  • A person who has a craze to praise only own face remains in the people’s mind and notably they want to derive only own benefits from him/her, but one who does always as good as he says to raise the life’s standards stays in others’ heart and noticeably they hardly appreciates directly to him/her
    Anuj Somany
  • A person who is truly worth trusting hardly appreciates the praise from the people on own dress or face, but sadly most have craze to find one or the other ways to get only the same from all in own network.
    Anuj Somany
  • ... the Coleman lantern is the symbol of the camping craze that is currently sweeping America, with its unholy white light burning in the forests of America.
    Richard Brautigan

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