dysphoric

adjective
dys·​phor·​ic | \ dis-ˈfȯr-ik How to pronounce dysphoric (audio) , -ˈfär- \

Definition of dysphoric

: very unhappy, uneasy, or dissatisfied : marked or characterized by dysphoria a dysphoric mood a dysphoric person — see also premenstrual dysphoric disorder

First Known Use of dysphoric

1888, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for dysphoric

dysphoria + -ic entry 1

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“Dysphoric.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/dysphoric. Accessed 28 Feb. 2021.

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