Any of the Gospel narratives of Jesus' Passion and of accompanying events
(Psychiatry) A pattern of unwanted or intrusive thoughts or urges that recur persistently, often accompanied by symptoms of anxiety.
Dementia; insanity; lunacy
A cyclical mental disease, apparently linked to the lunar phases
The definition of insanity is having a serious mental illness or being extremely foolish.
Behavior exhibiting excessive or uncontrollable emotion, such as fear or panic.
A violent agitation of the mind approaching madness; rage.
An obsessive preoccupation.
An abnormally obsessive preoccupation or attachment; a fixation.
A feeling of disquiet or apprehension:
An exaggerated enthusiasm; mania
(Psychiatry) An act or ritual that a person feels compelled to perform repeatedly, often to reduce the distress caused by an obsession.
Physiological or psychological dependence, as on a substance:
A fault in a lens or mirror causing such failure
The condition of being unbalanced; imbalance
A disturbing or being disturbed
Deterioration of intellectual faculties, such as memory, concentration, and judgment, sometimes accompanied by emotional disturbance and personality changes. Dementia is caused by organic damage to the brain (as in Alzheimer's disease), head trauma, metabolic disorders, or the presence of a tumor.
(--- Informal) The latest fad or fashion:
Intensity of feeling; excited interest or eagerness.
Desire is defined as physically longing for something.
The expression of solicitude, anxiety, or compassion toward a thing or person.
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