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1. schizophrenia

noun. ['ˌskɪtsəˈfriːniːə'] any of several psychotic disorders characterized by distortions of reality and disturbances of thought and language and withdrawal from social contact.

Synonyms

  • acute schizophrenic episode
  • latent schizophrenia
  • schizophrenic psychosis
  • psychosis
  • catatonic schizophrenia
  • paraphrenic schizophrenia
  • reactive schizophrenia
  • hebephrenic schizophrenia
  • paraphrenia
  • disorganized type schizophrenia
  • catatonic type schizophrenia
  • catatonia
  • schizophrenic disorder
  • dementia praecox
  • borderline schizophrenia
  • paranoid schizophrenia
  • paranoic type schizophrenia
  • disorganized schizophrenia

Antonyms

  • atonicity

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Example sentences of the word schizophrenia


1. Noun, singular or mass
Flaxseed oil might aggravate the conditions of people with bipolar disorder or schizophrenia.

Quotes containing the word schizophrenia


1. The ever quickening advances of science made possible by the success of the Human Genome Project will also soon let us see the essences of mental disease. Only after we understand them at the genetic level can we rationally seek out appropriate therapies for such illnesses as schizophrenia and bipolar disease.
- James D. Watson

2. Writing is a socially acceptable form of schizophrenia.
- E.L. Doctorow

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