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hypochondriac

noun

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a person who is often or always worried about being ill
  • My brother is a real hypochondriac. Every time he reads about some new disease, he thinks he has it.

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hypochondriac

adjective

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The first known use of hypochondriac was in 1599

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“Hypochondriac.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/hypochondriac. Accessed 20 Jan. 2021.

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