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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Characterized by symptoms similar to but less severe than a certain mental disorder adj. - Of or relating to or characteristic of a severe mental disorder adj. - Marked by withdrawal and inability to form close relationships.

Usage examples (35)
  • But Phil suggests more psychological factors are at play with those who indulge in schizoid identities:
  • He adopted the term schizoid 115 to define them.
  • MARK HILLMAN, PSYCHOTHERAPIST: It ` s called schizoid affective disorder.
  • He may also be described as schizoid to the extent that his interpersonal relationships are somewhat remote and detached. for more
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