agitated depression

(redirected from agitated melancholia)
Also found in: Thesaurus, Medical, Encyclopedia.

agitated depression

;

agitated melancholia

n
(Psychiatry) severe depression accompanied by extreme anxiety and agitation
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.agitated depression - a state of clinical depression in which the person exhibits irritability and restlessnessagitated depression - a state of clinical depression in which the person exhibits irritability and restlessness
clinical depression, depressive disorder, depression - a state of depression and anhedonia so severe as to require clinical intervention