Schizophrenic meaning

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The definition of schizophrenic is something relating to the mental disorder characterized by hallucinations, delusions, disorganization and conflicting personalities.

An example of schizophrenic used as an adjective is the phrase "schizophrenic disorder" which means a disorder where a person changes personalities frequently.

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Schizophrenic is defined as a person who has a mental disease characterized by hallucinations, delusions, disorganization and acting in conflicting ways.

An example of a schizophrenic is someone who bounces back and forth between personalities.

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Of, relating to, or characterized by the coexistence of disparate or antagonistic elements.
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One who is affected with schizophrenia.
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Of, relating to, or affected with schizophrenia.
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Relating to or affected with schizophrenia.
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One who is affected with schizophrenia.
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Of or pertaining to schizophrenia.
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(of a person) Afflicted with schizophrenia; having difficulty with perception of reality.
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(slang, deprecated) Behaving as if one has more than one personality; wildly changeable.
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A person suffering from schizophrenia.
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Of, having, or characterized by schizophrenia.
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A person having schizophrenia.
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Origin of schizophrenic

  • schizo- +"Ž -phrenic

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