dysphoria dysphoria

Definition(s):

  • (n) abnormal depression and discontent

Usage(s):

  1. Hysteroid dysphoria (literally meaning "hysteria-like discomfort") was considered last year for inclusion in the American Psychiatric Association's diagnostic manual, but was .
  2. Rivers, who has taught at Center High since 1990, began taking hormones last January, and in May notified school authorities that she was suffering from "gender dysphoria," a .
  3. Others argue with equal force that gender dysphoria, as it is known, is a psychiatric affliction and that mutilating the body to fit the afflicted psyche is to inflict a double .

News

  1. Carrie Fisher's ex Bob Tur becoming a woman; OWN reality show reportedly being looked at

    Bob Tur, the famed helicopter pilot-reporter who covered the Los Angeles riots of the early 1990s and the O.J. Simpson freeway white Bronco chase in 1994, has revealed that she suffers from gender dysphoria and is in the process of becoming a woman
    on June 13, 2013     Source: Zap2It

  2. Famed LA Helicopter Reporter Bob Tur Becoming A Woman

    Los Angeles helicopter pilot-reporter Bob Tur, who famously covered the L.A. riots and the O.J. Simpson slow-speed freeway chase, said she suffers from gender dysphoria and is in the process of becoming a woman.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: CBS 2 Los Angeles

Quotes

  • "It is impossible to predict the nature and extent of the damage that the current economic and social dysphoria and disorder will create," Shiller writes now. "But a good part of it will likely be measured in slower economic growth for years...
    on Oct 4, 2008 By: Robert Shiller Source: Times Online

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