Noun(1) a person suffering from neurosis
Adjective(1) characteristic of or affected by neurosis(2) affected with emotional disorder
(1) Maybe it's because this material is Jarecki's treasure-trove, and if filming is a neurotic , obsessive-compulsive activity, Jarecki is effectively complicit in it.(2) The first thesis is that much neurotic symptomatology and indeed much so-called normal behaviour has a psychotic core.(3) Thus, by putting the patient in contact with his phantasy world, psychoanalysis offers a special setting for a patient who is oscillating between the psychotic and the neurotic aspects of himself.(4) While he is a sensitive and intelligent character, he is also incredibly neurotic and obsessed with his sister, Caddy.(5) The amusing thing here, of course, is that De Niro's character in the film is clearly an obsessive, neurotic control freak who also teaches his cat to use a flush toilet.(6) King's symptoms reflect his own time just as Freud's neurotic patients described their suffering in a way that was a product of their historical period and peculiar moral and social discourse.(7) There are other parallels between the two men, such as both have the same agent, and both of them seem to be rather neurotic and obsessive, a trait that seems to occur in many comedians.(8) In most of these studies the subjects were being treated for endogenous depression, neurotic depressive reaction, or psychoneurotic reaction with depression.(9) This, it was believed, would pacify psychotic patients and relieve extreme neurotic symptoms.(10) In Down and Out in Beverly Hills, there is even a psychoanalyst, Dr. Von Zimmer, who treats neurotic canines.(11) I hope I haven't confused you too much about the difference between a psychotic and a neurotic , there is a definite difference.(12) Our previous research on physical risk-taking refutes such an explanation; it suggests that risk-takers do not expressly exhibit traits of neuroticism or anxiety.(13) The ability of neuroticism and work-family conflict to predict work-related psychological well-being was tested with a hierarchical multiple regression analysis.(14) It is also apparent that levels of neuroticism directly influence psychological well-being.(15) Using self-report questionnaires, Brough examines work hassles, work-family conflict, neuroticism , job satisfaction and work-related psychological well-being.(16) Have I mentioned before how neurotically fastidious I am?
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