hypochondriac : Definition, Usages, News and More

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  • n  a patient with imaginary symptoms and ailments
  • s  suffering from hypochondria

  • In a frame tenement house he grew up, a sickly child who became a strong and healthy hypochondriac.
  • No sophisticate, he shows signs of becoming a big-city hypochondriac, although he denies it.
  • As any hypochondriac will tell you, cleaning up is a quixotic quest.
News & Articles

  • Could you have MS? 16 multiple sclerosis symptoms
    MS is tricky. Because so many other conditions can also cause similar symptoms, a hypochondriac could easily think they have it when they don't. On the other side, it can take years or even decades for people with MS to be diagnosed. Here, the symptoms. 
    July 16, 2013 - Fox News

  • Paul Giamatti in 680 News
    As if those weren't enough personal issues for one founding father, Giamatti adds that Adams was "neurotic and he was depressive. And he was a hypochondriac. He would have complete collapses, and it was never entirely clear what was wrong with him."
  • Howie Mandel in Winnipeg Sun
    Just three years to the doctor, that's amazing,Mandel said. "I'ma hypochondriac, I go every three weeks."
  • David Letterman in E! Online
    Of his own bypass, Letterman said, "It was the most exciting thing in my life ever. I'ma hypochondriac and if you're a hypochondriac, this is right up your alley."

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