Part of speech:
A psychological state characterized by excessive anxiety or insecurity without evidence of neurologic or other organic disease, sometimes accompanied by defensive or immature behaviors. This term is no longer used in psychiatric diagnosis.
Deviating from what is typical for a specified thing:
Having a mental illness.
A person affected with hypochondria.
Emotionally or psychologically unsettled
Relating to, characteristic of, or causing an obsession:
(Psychology) Caused or conditioned by compulsion or obsession.
Unwholesome, morbid, or sadistic:
A person afflicted with paranoia
A person affected by psychosis.
Insane is defined as very foolish or senseless behavior.
Emotionally or mentally disturbed
Rigidly conventional, as in manners, opinions, and tastes:
Not subject to sudden or extreme change or fluctuation:
Arranged or changed so as to match, conform, or function, especially in a specified way:
Containing elements in appropriate proportion.
affected with emotional disorder
The definition of anxious is someone who is apprehensive or concerned in anticipation of an event.
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