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psy·chi·a·trist

 (sĭ-kī′ə-trĭst, sī-)
n.
A physician who specializes in psychiatry.

psychiatrist

A practitioner specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of mental and nervous disorders.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.psychiatrist - a physician who specializes in psychiatrypsychiatrist - a physician who specializes in psychiatry
alienist - a psychiatrist and specialist in the legal aspects of mental illness
psychoanalyst, analyst - a licensed practitioner of psychoanalysis
medical specialist, specialist - practices one branch of medicine

psychiatrist

noun psychotherapist, analyst, therapist, psychologist, shrink (slang), psychoanalyst, psychoanalyser, headshrinker (slang) He has been seeing a psychiatrist for years.
Quotations
"We believe that civilization has been created under the pressure of the exigencies of life at the cost of satisfaction of the instincts" [Sigmund Freud Introductory Lectures on Psychoanalysis]
"Anyone who goes to see a psychiatrist needs his head examined" [Samuel Goldwyn]
Translations
طَبيب الأمْراض العَقْلِيَّهطبيب نفسانيطَبِيبٌ نَفْسَانِيّ
психиатър
psychiatr
psykiater
روان پزشک
psykiatri
psychiatrepsychiatriste
psihijatarpsihijatrica
elmeorvospszichiáter
geðlæknirgeîlæknir
精神医学者精神科医
심리학자정신과 의사
psychiatristapsychiatristus
psychiaterpsychiatrička
psihiater
psykiater
จิตแพทย์
bác sĩ tâm thần

psychiatrist

[saɪˈkaɪətrɪst] Npsiquiatra mf

psychiatrist

[saɪˈkaɪətrɪst] npsychiatre mf
She's a psychiatrist → Elle est psychiatre.

psychiatrist

nPsychiater(in) m(f)

psychiatrist

[saɪˈkaɪətrɪst] npsichiatra m/f

psychiatry

(saiˈkaiətri) , ((American also) si-) noun
the treatment of mental illness.
psychiatric (saikiˈatrik) adjective
psyˈchiatrist noun
a doctor who treats mental illness.

psychiatrist

طَبِيبٌ نَفْسَانِيّ psychiatr psykiater Psychiater ψυχίατρος psiquiatra psykiatri psychiatre psihijatar psichiatra 精神科医 정신과 의사 psychiater psykiater psychiatra psiquiatra психиатр psykiater จิตแพทย์ psikiyatrist bác sĩ tâm thần 精神病医师

psy·chi·a·trist

n. psiquiatra, siquiatra, especialista en psiquiatría.

psychiatrist

n psiquiatra mf
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