HyperDic: neurotic

English > 3 senses of the word neurotic:
ADJECTIVEpertneuroticcharacteristic of or affected by neurosis
allneurotic, psychoneuroticaffected with emotional disorder
NOUNperson neurotic, psychoneurotic, mental casea person suffering from neurosis
neurotic > pronunciation
Soundsnuhraa'tihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > neurotic: 3 senses > adjective 1, pert
Meaningcharacteristic of or affected by neurosis.
Examples
  • "neurotic disorder"
  • "neurotic symptoms"
Spanishneurótico
Nounsneurosisa mental or personality disturbance not attributable to any known neurological or organic dysfunction
English > neurotic: 3 senses > adjective 2
Meaningaffected with emotional disorder.
Synonympsychoneurotic
Narrowerabulic, aboulicSuffering from abulia
compulsiveCaused by or suggestive of psychological compulsion
delusionalSuffering from or characterized by delusions
disturbed, maladjustedemotionally unstable and having difficulty coping with personal relationships
hypochondriac, hypochondriacalSuffering from hypochondria
hysteric, hystericalCharacterized by or arising from psychoneurotic hysteria
megalomaniacal, megalomanicSuffering from megalomania
monomaniacalobsessed with a single subject / subject or idea
nymphomaniacal, nymphomaniac(used of women) affected with excessive sexual desire
obsessional, obsessiveCharacterized by or constituting / constituting an obsession / obsession
obsessive-compulsiveCharacterized by obsessions and compulsions
pathologicalCaused by or evidencing a mentally disturbed condition
phobicSuffering from irrational fears
psychosomaticUsed of illness or symptoms resulting from neurosis
schizoidmarked by withdrawal and inability to form close relationships
Oppositeunneuroticnot neurotic
Spanishneurótico, psiconeurótico
Nounsneurosisa mental or personality disturbance not attributable to any known neurological or organic dysfunction
neurotica person suffering from neurosis
Adverbsneuroticallyin a neurotic manner
English > neurotic: 3 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA person suffering from neurosis.
Synonymspsychoneurotic, mental case
NarrowerclaustrophobeA person suffering from claustrophobia
hystericA person suffering from hysteria
obsessiveA person who has obsessions / obsessions
obsessive-compulsiveA person with obsessive-compulsive characteristics / characteristics
sociopath, psychopathsomeone with a sociopathic personality
Broadersick person, diseased person, suffererA person suffering from an illness
Spanishneurótico
Catalanneuròtic
Adjectivesneuroticaffected with emotional disorder

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