ideas of reference

pl n

a schizophrenic symptom in which the patient thinks that things completely disconnected from him are influencing him or conveying messages to him

Nearby words

  1. idealization,
  2. idealize,
  3. idealized image,
  4. ideally,
  5. ideamonger,
  6. ideate,
  7. ideation,
  8. ideational,
  9. ideational apraxia,
  10. ideatum

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