Definitions for schizoidˈskɪt sɔɪd

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

schiz•oidˈskɪt sɔɪd(adj.)

  1. of or pertaining to a personality disorder marked by dissociation, passivity, and indifference to praise or criticism.

    Category: Psychiatry

  2. of or pertaining to schizophrenia or to multiple personality.

    Category: Psychiatry

  3. (n.)a schizoid person.

    Category: Psychiatry

Origin of schizoid:

< G schizoid (1921); see schizo -, -oid

Princeton's WordNet

  1. schizotypal personality, schizoid(adj)

    characterized by symptoms similar to but less severe than schizophrenia

  2. schizoid, schizophrenic(adj)

    of or relating to or characteristic of schizophrenia

  3. schizoid(adj)

    marked by withdrawal and inability to form close relationships

Wiktionary

  1. schizoid(Noun)

    someone with Schizoid Personality Disorder

  2. schizoid(Noun)

    someone with schizophrenia

  3. schizoid(Adjective)

    characterized by social withdrawal and flat affect

  4. schizoid(Adjective)

    schizophrenic

Freebase

  1. Schizoid

    Schizoid is an action game which focuses on teamwork. Players must co-operate to protect each other from barrages of glowing enemies. The title was developed by Torpex Games and launched on Xbox Live Arcade on July 9, 2008 for 800 Microsoft Points. Schizoid was nominated for two Xbox Live Arcade 2008 awards: "Best Original Game" and "Best Co-Operative Multiplayer Game". Penny Arcade awarded Schizoid a place in their PAX 10 awards, as one of the best independently-developed games of the year "in terms of gameplay and 'fun factor'."

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