A psychophysiological disorder usually occurring in young women that is characterized by an abnormal fear of becoming obese, a distorted self-image, a persistent unwillingness to eat, and severe weight loss. It is often accompanied by self-induced vomiting, excessive exercise, malnutrition, amenorrhea, and other physiological changes.
An eating disorder characterized by uncontrolled rapid ingestion of large quantities of food over a short period of time, followed by self-induced vomiting, fasting, and other measures to prevent weight gain. It is most common among young women and teenage girls.
An eating disorder, chiefly in young women, characterized by aversion to food and obsession with weight loss, and manifested in self-induced starvation and excessive exercise, etc.
Abnormally increased appetite for and consumption of food, thought to be associated with a lesion or injury in the hypothalamus.
Find another word for eating-disorder. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for eating-disorder, like: anorexia-nervosa, binge-purge syndrome, bingeing, binging, binging and purging, bulimia, anorexia, bulimia-nervosa, dieting disorder, hyperphagia and polyphagia.