Definitions for hypochondriacˌhaɪ pəˈkɒn driˌæk; -kənˈdraɪ ə kəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. hypochondriac(adj)

    a patient with imaginary symptoms and ailments

  2. hypochondriac, hypochondriacal(adj)

    suffering from hypochondria

Wiktionary

  1. hypochondriac(Noun)

    A person affected with hypochondria.

  2. hypochondriac(Adjective)

    Related to, or affected by hypochondria

  3. hypochondriac(Adjective)

    Related to, or located in the hypochondrium.

  4. Origin: From ὑποχονδριακός, from ὑποχόνδριος, from ὑπό + χόνδρος

Webster Dictionary

  1. Hypochondriac(adj)

    of or pertaining to hypochondria, or the hypochondriac regions

  2. Hypochondriac(adj)

    affected, characterized, or produced, by hypochondriasis

  3. Hypochondriac(noun)

    a person affected with hypochondriasis

  4. Origin: [Gr. affocated in the hypochondrium: cf. F. hypocondriaque, formerly spelt hypochondriaque.]

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Krysta Rodriguez:

    It didn’t seem to be real; it almost felt like that’s the hypochondriac in me, the dramatic actor that would think, ‘oh, of course that would be the thing that would happen,’.


Translations for hypochondriac

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • hypochondrický, hypochondrCzech
  • hypochondrisch, Hypochonderin, HypochonderGerman
  • υποχόνδριοςGreek
  • hipokondria, hipokondriuloEsperanto
  • hipocóndrico, hipocondriacoSpanish
  • luulosairas, ylävatsaFinnish
  • hypocondriaque, hypocondreFrench
  • hipeacoindreach, galareaglachIrish
  • ímyndunarveiki, geislungasvæði, ímyndunarveikurIcelandic
  • hypochonderDutch
  • hipochondryczny, hipochondryczka, hipochondrykPolish
  • hipocondríacoPortuguese
  • ипохо́ндрик, подрёберный, ипохондрическийRussian
  • hipokondriyak, hastalık hastasıTurkish
  • jihüpogonan, hihüpogonan, hüpogonik, hüpogonanVolapük

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