schizophrenic


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schiz·o·phren·ic

 (skĭt′sə-frĕn′ĭk)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or affected with schizophrenia.
2. Of, relating to, or characterized by the coexistence of disparate or antagonistic elements: "I vacillated back and forth without once perceiving that my impulses were schizophrenic" (Shirley Abbott).
n.
One who is affected with schizophrenia.

schiz′o·phren′i·cal·ly adv.

schizophrenic

(ˌskɪtsəʊˈfrɛnɪk)
adj
1. (Pathology) exhibiting symptoms of schizophrenia
2. informal offensive experiencing or maintaining contradictory attitudes, emotions, etc
n
(Pathology) a schizophrenic person
Usage: It is preferable to refer to a person as someone with a diagnosis of schizophrenia rather than as a schizophrenic. The general use of the word to mean 'contradictory' is also best avoided. Suitable alternatives are contradictory, inconsistent, incoherent
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.schizophrenic - someone who is afflicted with schizophrenia
psycho, psychotic, psychotic person - a person afflicted with psychosis
Adj.1.schizophrenic - suffering from some form of schizophrenia; "schizophrenic patients"
insane - afflicted with or characteristic of mental derangement; "was declared insane"; "insane laughter"
2.schizophrenic - of or relating to or characteristic of schizophrenia
Translations
فُصَاميّمُنْفَصِم الشَّخْصِيَّه
schizofrenickýschizofrenní
skizofren
skitsofreeninen
šizofreničan
tudathasadásos
meî geîklofa
統合失調症の
정신분열증의
schizofrenický
schizofren
โรคจิตชนิดหนึ่งที่มีสองบุคลิกในคนๆ เดียว
şizofrenşizofrenili kimse
bị bệnh tâm thần phân liệt

schizophrenic

[ˌskɪtsəʊˈfrenɪk]
A. ADJesquizofrénico
B. Nesquizofrénico/a m/f

schizophrenic

[ˌskɪtsəˈfrɛnɪk]
adjschizophrène
nschizophrène mf

schizophrenic

adj person, reactionschizophren; he has schizophrenic tendencieser neigt zur Schizophrenie; a schizophrenic illnesseine Art Schizophrenie
nSchizophrene(r) mf

schizophrenic

[ˌskɪtsəʊˈfrɛnɪk] adj & nschizofrenico/a

schizophrenia

(skitsəˈfriːniə) noun
a form of insanity in which the patient becomes severely withdrawn from reality, has delusions etc.
ˌschizoˈphrenic (-ˈfre-) adjective

schizophrenic

فُصَاميّ schizofrenní skizofren schizophren σχιζοφρενικός esquizofrénico skitsofreeninen schizophrène šizofreničan schizofrenico 統合失調症の 정신분열증의 schizofreen schizofren schizofreniczny esquizofrénico, esquizofrênico шизофреничный schizofren โรคจิตชนิดหนึ่งที่มีสองบุคลิกในคนๆ เดียว şizofren bị bệnh tâm thần phân liệt 精神分裂症的

schiz·o·phren·ic

a. esquizofrénico-a, rel. a la esquizofrenia o que padece de ella.

schizophrenic

adj & n esquizofrénico -ca mf
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