Ecstasy, methylenedioxymethamphetamine, MDMA, mood and mind altering amphetamine derivative that was first used in experimental psychotherapeutic treatments (subsequently made illegal in the USA in 1985); rapture, trance; ravishment
(n.) = rapture ; trance ; ecstasy. Ex: He listened with rapture, and all the more because it was a poignant moment in his life. Ex: Freud was not particularly comfortable with hypnotism, as he knew that not all patients could reach the deep level of trance. Ex: The article is entitled 'Agony and ecstasy of the Internet: experiences of an information scientist qua publisher'. (n.) = club drug ; ecstasy. Nota: Droga de diseño. Ex: Club drugs are frequently used at raves, in bars or clubs, and at home with friends. Ex: The book current, reliable information on methods for dealing with dependency upon hallucinogens, nicotine, amphetamines, and designer drugs like ecstasy. ---- * pastilla de éxtasis = ecstasy tablet.