Worse to better

catharsis
(n)
cǝ-THAR-sis
Meaning

cleansing; emptying of impurities; purification

1st Sample Sentence

I felt a great sense of catharsis when I wrote my autobiography, and finally released all those troubling memories that I had been holding inside for so many years.

Root

katharos (pure, clear of dirt, clean, spotless) (Greek)

Mnemonics

CATHA sounds like KATHA (a religious story in hindi). KATHA leads to the purging (means release) of emotional tensions.

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