(--- Informal) A mental or physical breakdown; collapse
A former category of mental disorder, including such symptoms as irritability, fatigue, weakness, anxiety, and localized pains without apparent physical causes, thought to result from weakness or exhaustion of the nervous system
An abrupt loss of perceived value or of effect:
Neurosis is a mental problem not caused by organic disease but characterized by symptoms of stress, phobias or depression.
Physical or emotional exhaustion, especially as a result of long-term stress or dissipation.
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