psychotic person

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Noun1.psychotic person - a person afflicted with psychosispsychotic person - a person afflicted with psychosis  
cataleptic - a person suffering from catalepsy
paranoiac, paranoid - a person afflicted with paranoia
schizophrenic - someone who is afflicted with schizophrenia
diseased person, sick person, sufferer - a person suffering from an illness
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For example, a truly psychotic person might malinger, feign, or exaggerate symptoms to try to receive much needed help.
"The language of tango forces the psychotic person to be in contact with another individual, something that normally does not happen in his world ...
Rygnestad told the AP a psychotic person can only perform simple tasks.
Regarding such mergence with the psychotic person's reality, one participant in the study related the following incident that occurred during her training:
The Little Soldier we are told is "Freud's model patient and represents every psychotic person who has not had the opportunity to express himself freely.
A psychotic person is out of touch with reality - they see and hear things that are not real and cannot be held responsible for their actions.