Definition of psychoneurosis in English:
Another term for neurosis.
- The idea that it was just depression or hysteria, a psychoneurosis or ‘all in the mind,’ he found not only ludicrous and cruel, but also dangerous, and his records contain several examples of suicide.
- Today we would call this an anxiety-caused psychoneurosis.
- His clinical diagnosis was ‘chronic and acute anxiety psychoneurosis with generalized phobic extensions.’
Definition of psychoneurosis in:
- US English dictionary
What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?
Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.
Most popular in the US
Most popular in the UK
Most popular in Canada
Most popular in Australia
Most popular in Malaysia
Most popular in Pakistan