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1. manic-depressive

noun. a person afflicted with manic-depressive illness.

Synonyms

  • diseased person
  • sufferer

Antonyms

  • wise
  • of sound mind
  • in their right minds

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Example sentences of the word depressive-disorder


1. Noun Phrase
Saint-John's-wort can be useful in treating mild depression, although its effect on major depressive disorder is debated.

2. Noun Phrase
Doctors prescribe it to treat depressive disorders and SAD (seasonal affective disorder).

3. Noun Phrase
It is used to treat anxiety in adults and major depressive disorder in both adolescents and adults.

2. manic-depressive

adjective. suffering from a disorder characterized by alternating mania and depression.

Antonyms

  • reasonable

3. depressive

noun. ['dɪˈprɛsɪv'] someone suffering psychological depression.

Synonyms

  • melancholiac
  • sick person
  • sufferer
  • melancholic

4. disorder

noun. ['dɪˈsɔrdɝ'] a physical condition in which there is a disturbance of normal functioning.

Synonyms

  • speech disorder
  • haematocolpometra
  • cardiovascular disease
  • olfactory impairment
  • eating disorder
  • mental disorder
  • hyperactivity
  • learning disorder
  • achylia
  • tropical sprue
  • idiopathic disorder
  • physiological condition
  • adenosis
  • impaction
  • strangulation
  • dysphagia
  • abocclusion
  • acute organic brain syndrome
  • sleep disorder
  • physical condition
  • cholestasis
  • colpoxerosis
  • neurological disease
  • immunological disorder
  • idiopathy
  • achlorhydria
  • parosamia
  • dysuria
  • malocclusion
  • choking
  • degenerative disorder
  • hematocolpometra
  • psychological disorder
  • functional disorder
  • gland disease
  • hematocolpos
  • cheilosis
  • organic disorder
  • defect of speech
  • folie
  • glandular disease
  • idiopathic disease
  • haematocolpos
  • impacted tooth
  • hydrocele
  • sprue
  • nervous disorder
  • psilosis
  • dysaphia
  • physiological state
  • dysosmia
  • fantods
  • glandular disorder
  • ailment
  • failure
  • mental disturbance
  • ill
  • disturbance
  • speech defect
  • achylia gastrica
  • complaint
  • neurological disorder
  • perleche
  • learning disability
  • acute brain disorder
  • upset
  • acholia
  • abruptio placentae
  • metabolic disorder
  • bladder disorder

Antonyms

  • organic disorder
  • hypopigmentation
  • hypocapnia
  • hypothermia

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • order (English)
  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. disorder

noun. ['dɪˈsɔrdɝ'] a disturbance of the peace or of public order.

Synonyms

  • rowdyism
  • hurly burly
  • to-do
  • rowdiness
  • rioting
  • upheaval
  • disruption
  • turbulence
  • discord
  • commotion
  • Sturm und Drang
  • confusion
  • disorderliness
  • hoo-ha
  • hoo-hah
  • flutter
  • anarchy
  • disturbance
  • state
  • kerfuffle
  • strife
  • lawlessness
  • roughness
  • riot

Antonyms

  • order
  • hypotension
  • hypertension
  • hyperthermia

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • order (English)
  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. disorder

noun. ['dɪˈsɔrdɝ'] a condition in which things are not in their expected places.

Synonyms

  • disarrangement
  • condition
  • welter
  • mess
  • mussiness
  • jumble
  • clutter
  • smother
  • status
  • fuddle
  • disorderliness
  • messiness
  • untidiness
  • disorganisation
  • muss
  • disorganization
  • shambles
  • mare's nest

Antonyms

  • orderliness
  • order
  • anestrus
  • hyperpigmentation

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • order (English)
  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))

7. disorder

verb. ['dɪˈsɔrdɝ'] bring disorder to.

Synonyms

  • derange
  • jumble
  • throw together
  • disarray
  • alter
  • mess up
  • scramble
  • modify
  • mess
  • change
  • throw out of kilter
  • disarrange

Antonyms

  • impotency
  • estrus
  • infertility
  • fertility

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • order (English)
  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. disorder

verb. ['dɪˈsɔrdɝ'] disturb in mind or make uneasy or cause to be worried or alarmed.

Synonyms

  • distract
  • cark
  • unhinge
  • vex
  • disquiet
  • trouble
  • disturb
  • upset
  • worry

Antonyms

  • hypercapnia
  • impotence
  • ill health
  • normality

Etymology

  • dis- (English)
  • order (English)
  • ordre (Middle English (1100-1500))
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