What is another word for deliriums?

Pronunciation: [dɪlˈɪɹi͡əmz] (IPA)

Deliriums, also known as acute confusional states, are a serious medical condition characterized by a sudden onset of confusion. There are numerous synonyms for the word deliriums, including agitation, disorientation, mental confusion, frenzy, fevered state, and wildness. Other related words that can be used in place of deliriums include hallucinations, psychosis, mania, and dementia. It is important to note that deliriums can have a variety of underlying causes, including infection, drug interactions, electrolyte imbalances, and metabolic disorders. Treatment for deliriums typically involves addressing the underlying cause and providing supportive care to manage symptoms.

Synonyms for Deliriums:

What are the hypernyms for Deliriums?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    Mental Disorders, psychiatric disorders, neurological conditions, mental health issues.

Usage examples for Deliriums

deliriums are dreams not encircled by sleep; and all dreams transport us back into youth, why not deliriums too?
"The Campaner Thal and Other Writings"
Jean Paul Friedrich Richter
Such historical memorials are the deliriums of learning, or are founded on forgeries.
"Curiosities of Literature, Vol. 1 (of 3)"
Isaac D'Israeli
Even the monsters which crawl through the deliriums of the mind are not as horrible as those which infest the mad and haunted world of which I speak.
"Astounding Stories of Super-Science, March 1930"
Various

Word of the Day

Epidemic Louse Borne Typhus
Antonyms for the term "Epidemic Louse Borne Typhus" could include health, hygienic practices, prevention, and sanitation. Unlike the highly contagious and deadly disease caused by ...