hypnoid

adjective

hyp·​noid ˈhip-ˌnȯid How to pronounce hypnoid (audio)
variants or hypnoidal
: of or relating to sleep or hypnosis

Word History

First Known Use

1898, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of hypnoid was in 1898

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Cite this Entry

“Hypnoid.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/hypnoid. Accessed 22 May. 2024.

Medical Definition

hypnoid

adjective
hyp·​noid ˈhip-ˌnȯid How to pronounce hypnoid (audio)
variants or hypnoidal
: of or relating to sleep or hypnosis
a hypnoid state
hypnoidal psychotherapyMargaret Steger
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