Synonyms of neurotic in English:



  • 1 the treatment of anxiety in neurotic patients
    mentally ill, mentally disturbed, mentally deranged, unstable, unbalanced, maladjusted, psychoneurotic; psychopathic, phobic
    [Antonyms] stable well balanced
  • 2 she seemed a neurotic, self-obsessed woman
    overanxious, anxious, nervous, tense, highly strung, jumpy, oversensitive, paranoid; obsessive, compulsive, phobic, fixated, hysterical, overwrought, manic, irrational; Britishnervy
    informal twitchy
    British informal stressy
    [Antonyms] calm laid-back level-headed
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