paroxysm in a sentence
Example sentences for paroxysm
For a moment, he falters in a paroxysm of fear and grief.
It was especially bad at night: I'd lie down to sleep and that would trigger a paroxysm.
Perry's paroxysm injected an imponderable into the equation.
At that point, the Government undergoes a paroxysm of coming to policy closure.
The evidence of a prehistoric paroxysm of the crust is imprinted on these heights.
We have all moved collectively from paroxysm through catharsis.
He thinks the protest is a paroxysm of rage that merely reveals the underlying weakness of his opponents.
The doctor's face distorted itself in a paroxysm of fury.
Clasping each other in a paroxysm of anguish, they are engulfed by tears.
The release of merozoites from erythrocytes initiates the chills and fever of a typical malaria paroxysm.
In the trees outside, a nation of birds had replaced the bats and were now atwitter in a paroxysm of meaningless life.
Lately we seem to be in a paroxysm of worry about the way they spend their time.
With the threat of a civil war seemingly removed, the city welcomed him in a paroxysm of joy and relief.
But it is also possible that the sun, in its final paroxysm, may explode.
At the end of the paroxysm, a long inspiratory effort is usually accompanied by a characteristic high-pitched whoop.