anankastic

anankastic
adj.
describing a collection of longstanding personality traits, including stubbornness, meanness, an overmeticulous concern to be accurate in small details, a disposition to check things unnecessarily, severe feelings of insecurity about personal worth, and an excessive tendency to doubt evident facts.

The new mediacal dictionary. 2014.

Игры ⚽ Нужно сделать НИР?

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Anankastic — may refer to:* anankastic conditional, a grammatical construction * Obsessive compulsive personality disorder, also called Anankastic personality disorder …   Wikipedia

  • anankastic — an·an·kas·tic or an·an·cas·tic .an (.)an kas tik n of, relating to, or arising from compulsion esp. in an obsessive or compulsive neurosis <an anankastic reaction> * * * adj. describing a collection of longstanding personality traits,… …   Medical dictionary

  • Anankastic conditional — An anankastic conditional is a grammatical construction of the form: If you want X, you have to do Y. where Y is required in order to get X. For example:: If you wanna be my lover, you have got to give. External links*… …   Wikipedia

  • anankastic — adjective /ænənˈkæstɪk/ a) obsessive compulsive, usually with reference to personality disorders b) imperative, used for example to name the grammatical construction …   Wiktionary

  • anankastic — an·an·kas·tic …   English syllables

  • anankastic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • anankastic personality — /an euhn kas tik, an ang / a personality syndrome characterized by obsessional or compulsive traits. [ < Gk anankastikós compulsory, coercive, equiv. to anankast(ós) forced (adj. deriv. of anankázein to force, compel, v. deriv. of anánke force,… …   Universalium

  • anankastic personality — /an euhn kas tik, an ang / a personality syndrome characterized by obsessional or compulsive traits. [ < Gk anankastikós compulsory, coercive, equiv. to anankast(ós) forced (adj. deriv. of anankázein to force, compel, v. deriv. of anánke force …   Useful english dictionary

  • Obsessive–compulsive personality disorder — Not to be confused with Obsessive–compulsive disorder. Obsessive–compulsive personality disorder Classification and external resources ICD 10 F60.5 ICD 9 …   Wikipedia

  • Obsessive-compulsive personality disorder — DiseaseDisorder infobox Name = Anankastic personality disorder ICD10 = ICD10|F|60|5|f|60 ICD9 = ICD9|301.4 Obsessive compulsive personality disorder (OCPD), or anankastic personality disorder, is a personality disorder that is characterized by a… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”