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synonyms for mental illness

  • insanity
  • mental disorder
  • personality disorder
  • schizophrenia
  • craziness
  • delusions
  • depression
  • derangement
  • disturbed mind
  • emotional disorder
  • emotional instability
  • loss of mind
  • lunacy
  • madness
  • maladjustment
  • mania
  • mental disease
  • mental sickness
  • nervous breakdown
  • nervous disorder
  • neurosis
  • neurotic disorder
  • paranoia
  • phobia
  • psychopathy
  • psychosis
  • sick mind
  • troubled mind
  • unbalanced mind
  • unsoundness of mind
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How to use mental illness in a sentence

And this college course I have sketched should, in the modern state, pass insensibly into adult mental activities.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
It makes out of the savage raw material which is our basal mental stuff, a citizen.
THE SALVAGING OF CIVILISATIONH. G. (HERBERT GEORGE) WELLS
To make the effort of articulation a vital impulse in response to a mental concept,—this is the object sought.
EXPRESSIVE VOICE CULTUREJESSIE ELDRIDGE SOUTHWICK
The two enjoyed a mutual understanding from which he was excluded, a private intimacy that was spiritual, mental,— physical.
THE WAVEALGERNON BLACKWOOD
He took mental inventory of his possessions and what he could lay claim to, and he happened to think about his wife's homestead.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
A method of Vacuity pure and simple—the exact opposite of Mental Assimilation.
ASSIMILATIVE MEMORYMARCUS DWIGHT LARROWE (AKA PROF. A. LOISETTE)
He was a man of no mean mental acquirements, but passionate and often inflamed by inebriety.
THE EVERY DAY BOOK OF HISTORY AND CHRONOLOGYJOEL MUNSELL
This tendency to take art-representations for realities reappears even in the mental attitude of a child towards his stories.
CHILDREN'S WAYSJAMES SULLY
I rejoice in being able to say that the general tendency of the speeches was towards universal Emancipation, mental and physical.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
I've been in a sort of mental apathy since I got back—the result, I suppose, of so much artistic excitement all summer.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
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WORDS RELATED TO MENTAL ILLNESS

  • craziness
  • derangement
  • insaneness
  • lunacy
  • madness
  • mental disorder
  • mental illness
  • psychopathy
  • psychosis
  • unsoundness
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