A metaphor is a word or phrase that means one thing but is used to describe something else in order to highlight similar qualities; for example, if someone is very brave, you might say that they have the heart of a lion.
A state of euphoria is one of extreme happiness or overwhelming joy.
Paraphernalia is the equipment that one uses to do something or one's personal belongings collected over a period of time.
The periphery of a place is its boundary or outer edge.
exaggerated feeling of well-being or elation
expressing one thing in terms normally denoting another
on or near an edge or constituting an outer boundary
a chemical substance secreted externally by some animals (especially insects) that influences the physiology or behavior of other animals of the same species
a fluorescence that persists after the bombarding radiation has ceased
emitting light without appreciable heat as by slow oxidation of phosphorous
a multivalent nonmetallic element of the nitrogen family that occurs commonly in inorganic phosphate rocks and as organic phosphates in all living cells
send signals by or as if by semaphore
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