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disorder US English

A state of confusion

disorder US Thesaurus

he hates disorder

mood disorder US English

A psychological disorder characterized by the elevation or lowering of a person’s mood, such as depression or bipolar disorder

eating disorder US English

Any of a range of psychological disorders characterized by abnormal or disturbed eating habits (such as anorexia nervosa)

panic disorder US English

A psychiatric disorder in which debilitating anxiety and fear arise frequently and without reasonable cause

affective disorder US English

Another term for mood disorder.

bipolar disorder US English

A mental disorder marked by alternating periods of elation and depression

conduct disorder US English

A range of antisocial types of behavior displayed in childhood or adolescence

thought disorder US English

A disorder of cognitive organization, characteristic of psychotic mental illness, in which thoughts and conversation appear illogical and lacking in sequence and may be delusional or bizarre in content

personality disorder US English

A deeply ingrained and maladaptive pattern of behavior of a specified kind, typically manifest by the time one reaches adolescence and causing long-term difficulties in personal relationships or in functioning in society

body dysmorphic disorder US English

A psychological disorder in which a person becomes obsessed with imaginary defects in their appearance

attention deficit disorder US English

Any of a range of behavioral disorders occurring primarily in children, including such symptoms as poor concentration, hyperactivity, and impulsivity

autistic spectrum disorder US English

A developmental disability characterized by difficulties in social interaction and communication and by restricted or repetitive patterns of thought and behavior

generalized anxiety disorder US English

A psychological disorder characterized by excessive or disproportionate anxiety about several aspects of life, such as work, social relationships, or financial matters

post-traumatic stress disorder US English

A condition of persistent mental and emotional stress occurring as a result of injury or severe psychological shock, typically involving disturbance of sleep and constant vivid recall of the experience, with dulled responses to others and to the outside world

repetitive motion disorder US English

Work-related physical symptoms caused by excessive and repeated use of the upper extremities, especially when typing on a computer keyboard. Also called repetitive injury

seasonal affective disorder US English

Depression associated with late autumn and winter and thought to be caused by a lack of light

multiple personality US English

A rare dissociative disorder in which two or more personalities with distinct memories and behavior patterns apparently exist in one individual

attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in attention deficit disorder US English

Any of a range of behavioral disorders occurring primarily in children, including such symptoms as poor concentration, hyperactivity, and impulsivity


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