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paranoid personality

paranoid personality in Medicine

paranoid personality n.
A personality disorder characterized by unwarranted mistrust and suspicion, hypersensitivity to the words or actions of others, and rigidity of emotions or behavior.

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  • He has all the tendencies to suspicion that a paranoid personality has.

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