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neurotic

Synonyms of neurotic in English:

adjective

  • 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;
    British  nervy
    informal twitchy
    British informal stressy
    [Antonyms] calm, laid-back, level-headed
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