psychoneurotic[ sahy-koh-noo-rot-ik, -nyoo- ]SEE DEFINITION OF psychoneurotic
Synonyms for psychoneurotic
- basket case
- bundle of nerves
- hung up
- nervous wreck
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PSYCHONEUROTIC
They develop exactly as psychoneurotic conditions do in the abdomen or in joints.
The result can be an almost normal sexual life—usually a limited one—but supplemented by psychoneurotic disease.
Our study of psychoneurotic disturbances points to a more comprehensive explanation, which includes that of Westermarck.
It is not, therefore, only the psychoneurotic whose unconscious takes the form of the "Œdipus complex."
These psychoneurotic conditions in large muscles help us to understand what happens in organic diseases.
It is in those of delicate health, neurotic disposition, and psychoneurotic tendencies, that reassurances are needed.
They really embody the character that has so long been attributed to the psychoneurotic symptom.
The symptom in the true neuroses is frequently the nucleus and incipient stage of development of the psychoneurotic symptom.