Share this entry

Share this page

autopathography

División en sílabas: au·to·pa·thog·ra·phy
Pronunciación: /ˌôdōpəˈTHäɡrəfē
 
/

Definición de autopathography en inglés:

sustantivo (plural autopathographies)

An autobiography dealing primarily with the influence of a disease, disability, or psychological disorder on the author’s life.
Example sentences
  • Gay and straight, conventional and decadent, scientist and journalist, celebrity and commoner - the past decade has seen a flood of autopathography.
  • Her most recent publication was an autopathography appearing in the August 2004 edition of Redbook magazine.
  • The autopathography of Paul Schreber who suffered from paranoid schizophrenia was published in 1903.

Origen

blend of autobiography and pathography.

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día resilient
Pronunciación: rɪˈzɪlɪənt
adjective
able to recoil or spring back into shape…