neuroticism neuroticism

Definition(s):

  • (n) a mental or personality disturbance not attributable to any known neurological or organic dysfunction

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Usage(s):

  1. Obsessing over wire hangers, putting a hit out on your own son, implanting never-ending neuroticism into your kid.
  2. Stein's father understood the depths of his son's neuroticism.
  3. In this Age of the Blahs, many thousands of Americans are finding a new way to assuage money worries, insomnia, angst, neuroticism and neglect of liver and lungs.

News

  • Gus The Polar Bear, New York Icon, Dead At 27

    It isn’t often that zoo animals can garner a following or become celebrities. Needless to say, Gus the polar bear wasn’t the average zoo animal. The longtime Central Park Zoo staple was known for his neuroticism that included swimming obsessively …
    on August 29, 2013     Source: WebProNews

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