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What is another word for neurotic?

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Adjective
Having an unstable mental state, characterized by neurosis
“Bezzola and others have described the circuitous ways in which the neurotic patient seeks to deprive physicians of their value.”
Adjective
Abnormally sensitive, obsessive, or anxious
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“The parents' neurotic anxiousness impels the child to become predictable and, thus, in the process, to become a stranger to himself.”
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Characterized by an obsession or fixation with something or someone
“The neurotic fixation on avoiding distressing thoughts and feelings has the paradoxical effect of exacerbating suffering and disrupting purposeful actions.”
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Affected by or deriving from wildly uncontrolled emotion
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Not having a sound state of mind
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Overly sensitive to criticism
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Overwhelmed or traumatized, exhibiting symptoms of stun, neurosis, or psychoneurosis
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Attached to someone or something in a neurotic or pathological manner
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Irritable and quick to take offense at petty things
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Characterized by strong and turbulent or conflicting emotion
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To be continuously haunted or possessed by something, especially negative emotions, ideas or desires
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Abnormally anxious about one's health
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A person who worries a great deal, especially unnecessarily
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A person who is unduly anxious about their health
Noun
An insane or mentally unstable person
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