neurotically


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neu·rot·ic

 (no͝o-rŏt′ĭk, nyo͝o-)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or affected with a neurosis. No longer used in psychiatric diagnosis. See Usage Note at neurosis.
2. Informal Overanxious: neurotic about punctuality.
n.
1. A person suffering from a neurosis. No longer used in psychiatric diagnosis.
2. Informal A person who is chronically anxious.

neu·rot′i·cal·ly adv.
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Adv.1.neurotically - in a neurotic manner; "they are finely, not to say neurotically adjusted"
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neurotically

[njʊˈrɒtɪkəlɪ] ADVneuróticamente

neurotically

advneurotisch
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The better explanations are: (a) the president is infatuated with authoritarians, at least those who flatter him; (b) he's neurotically neuralgic when it comes to the subject of his election; (c) he's ideologically sympathetic to Putinism, with its combination of economic corporatism, foreign-policy cynicism and violent hostility to critics; (d) he's stupid; or (e) he's vulnerable to Russian blackmail.
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they wail, under the impression, it would seem, that children who grow up amidst the horrors of haute couture will one day experience a form of sartorial PTSD, traumatized that their salacious parent dared to wear a chain mail crop-top or a hip-hugging bandage dress with plunging decolletage even as they themselves, in diapers and onesies, trail behind, neurotically gnawing their bumblebee Binkys).
This one's a bit harder to pinpoint, but everyone seems neurotically angry in Trainwreck.
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The story discusses the frenzy that is created as collectors vie for these paintings, and then wait neurotically for them to self-destruct.
As a response, she neurotically has herself entrenched in the past and rejects the present.
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Nothing can more perfectly illustrate the heightened absurdity of the Palestinian-Israeli conflict than the death of Israeli civilian Doron Ben-Shloosh, killed this past weekend by an Israeli guard at the Western Wall; tensions and fears now run at such a high level that Israeli security forces operate so neurotically its own citizens are in danger of becoming collateral damage.