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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person suffering a nervous breakdown adj. - Of or relating to or suffering from a nervous breakdown.

Usage examples (37)
  • neurasthenic tendencies
  • But still more often one sees the appearance of increased fatigue on account of the patient's faulty notion; and to this the name neurasthenic should certainly not be given.
  • It is true that certain manifestations of this, especially a false gastropathy, may lead to an increased fatigue, and to this the name neurasthenic might appropriately...
  • "It must have been what Dr. Hewitt called neurasthenic inhibition," said for more
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