A personality disorder marked by immaturity, dependence, self-centeredness, and vanity, with a craving for attention, activity, or excitement, and behavior that is markedly unstable or manipulative.
What It Really Means To Call A Woman HystericalIs hysterical a gendered insult? Lexicographer Kory Stamper explains the usage of the word both in present day and in the past with some cold hard facts.
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