psychoneurotic

adjective
psy·​cho·​neu·​rot·​ic | \ -ˈrät-ik \

Medical Definition of psychoneurotic

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: of, relating to, being, or affected with a psychoneurosis a psychoneurotic disorder a psychoneurotic patient

psychoneurotic

noun

Medical Definition of psychoneurotic (Entry 2 of 2)

: a psychoneurotic individual

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