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 (skĭt′sō) Offensive Slang
n. pl. schiz·os
A schizophrenic person.


(Psychology) schizophrenic
n, pl -os
(Psychology) a schizophrenic person


(ˈskɪt soʊ)

n., pl. schiz•os,
adj. Slang. n.
1. a schizophrenic or schizoid person.
2. schizophrenic or schizoid.
3. crazy; wildly eccentric.
[1940–45; by shortening; compare -o]


a combining form meaning “split,” “fission”: schizocarp. Also, esp. before a vowel,schiz-.
[< Greek, comb. form representing schízein to part, split]


[ˈskɪtsəʊ] Nesquizo/a m/f


n (= schizophrenic)Schizophrene(r) mf; (= crazy person)Verrückte(r) mf (inf)
adj (= schizophrenic)schizophren; (= crazy)verrückt (inf)
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Students will now work in groups to produce a storyboard of their own interpretation of Schizo and will be given two weeks to prepare a pitch presentation to a panel of judges including; Joe Chidanyika NHS health improvement specialist for mental health promotion, Jim Knight former ITV Tyne Tees and BBC newsroom presenter and freelance media producer, and someone who has a mental health problem.
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unless they're on one of they're (sic) SCHIZO stages.
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