Definition of Psychoneurotic

1. Noun. A person suffering from neurosis.

Exact synonyms: Mental Case, Neurotic
Specialized synonyms: Claustrophobe, Hysteric, Obsessive, Obsessive-compulsive, Psychopath, Sociopath
Generic synonyms: Diseased Person, Sick Person, Sufferer
Derivative terms: Neurotic



2. Adjective. Affected with emotional disorder.

Definition of Psychoneurotic

1. Adjective. Pertaining to or suffering from a psychoneurosis. ¹

2. Noun. Someone suffering from a psychoneurosis. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Psychoneurotic

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Psychoneurotic

psychomotor
psychomotor development
psychomotor epilepsy
psychon
psychonaut
psychonauts
psychoneuroendocrinological
psychoneuroendocrinologist
psychoneuroendocrinologists
psychoneuroendocrinology
psychoneuroimmunologic
psychoneuroimmunological
psychoneuroimmunology
psychoneuroses
psychoneurosis
psychoneurotic (current term)
psychoneurotics
psychonomic
psychonomics
psychonomy
psychons
psychopannychism
psychopathic
psychopathic personality
psychopathically
psychopathics
psychopathies
psychopathist
psychopathists

Literary usage of Psychoneurotic

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Clinical Medicine by Lewellys Franklin Barker (1922)
"A psychoneurotic PRESENTING THE CHRONIC INVALID REACTION ASTHENIA, ANOREXIA, NAUSEA, AND OTHER SYMPTOMS OF A REACTION OF CHRONIC INVALIDISM m AN EMACIATED ..."

2. A Few Kind Words about Hate: The Dark Side of Family Life and the Bible by Una Stannard (2007)
"psychoneurotic Ernest Jones characterized the "hysteria" Freud suffered from as the "very considerable psychoneurosis ..."

3. Therapeutic Gazette (1907)
"According to Gilles de la Tou- rette, the atrophy differs from that of organic disease, being more general in the extremity with the psychoneurotic joint, ..."

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