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Dictionary entry overview: What does melancholia mean?
• MELANCHOLIA (noun)
The noun MELANCHOLIA has 1 sense:
1. extreme depression characterized by tearful sadness and irrational fears
Familiarity information: MELANCHOLIA used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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Extreme depression characterized by tearful sadness and irrational fears
Nouns denoting stable states of affairs
Hypernyms ("melancholia" is a kind of...):
depression (a mental state characterized by a pessimistic sense of inadequacy and a despondent lack of activity)
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