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psychopath

noun

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a person judged to be legally or medically insane
  • declared that he was a dangerous psychopath

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The first known use of psychopath was in 1885

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“Psychopath.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/psychopath. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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