Advertisement

Advertisement

View definitions for panic attack

panic attack

noun as in anxiety attack

Discover More

Example Sentences

There was one book that changed me forever, a book that felt like the intellectual equivalent of taking 10 deep breaths during a panic attack.

I’ve had so many panic attacks in these last few months while trying to get everything completed.

Eventually you’ll find that early physical symptoms of a panic attack don’t trigger more fear.

Many of these are pulled from scientific research on panic attacks specifically, but the same principles apply to preventing general bouts of anxiety—and more long-term spirals into stressful thinking patterns.

Some pointed to health issues as a result of their work environment, ranging from panic attacks to stress-related hair loss.

From Digiday

“I got a panic attack in the Theory portion,” he told me recently.

It is a tranquil moment, and my afternoon panic attack seems like ancient history.

My tranquil training afternoon in room 107 is quickly morphing into a panic attack.

She goes through with the wedding, but a week she later has a straight-out-of-Girls STD panic attack.

I am a pretty nervous person, and I was fighting a panic attack as I waited for the literary icon to arrive.

Advertisement

Synonym of the Day

Which one is a synonym for muddle?Get the answer

Start each day with the Synonym of the Day in your inbox!

By clicking "Sign Up", you are accepting Dictionary.com Terms & Conditions and Privacy Policies.

On this page you'll find 5 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to panic attack, such as: spasm, fit of terror, panic, panic disorder, and scare.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

Advertisement

Advertisement

Advertisement