schizoid

adjective schiz·oid \ ˈskit-ˌsȯid \

Definition of schizoid

: characterized by, resulting from, tending toward, or suggestive of schizophrenia

schizoid

noun

Examples of schizoid in a Sentence

  1. With his schizoid nature, you never know whether he will disagree or agree with you.

Origin and Etymology of schizoid

International Scientific Vocabulary


SCHIZOID Defined for English Language Learners

schizoid

adjective

Definition of schizoid for English Language Learners

  • : relating to or having schizophrenia

  • : changing frequently between opposite states


Medical Dictionary

1

schizoid

adjective schiz·oid \ ˈskit-ˌsȯid \

medical Definition of schizoid

: characterized by, resulting from, tending toward, or suggestive of schizophrenia
  • schizoid behavior

2

schizoid

noun

medical Definition of schizoid

: a schizoid individual


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