OTHER WORDS FROM neuroticneu·rot·ic·al·ly, adverbsem·i·neu·rot·i·cal·ly, adverbun·neu·rot·i·cal·ly, adverb
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After Monday’s column on my dog Archie’s separation anxiety, I think I could assemble an entire pack of neurotic pooches.Some people go to extreme lengths to soothe their neurotic dogs|John Kelly|July 21, 2021|Washington Post
For instance, firstborn children in this data set might be a little more cautious, but they were also less neurotic than later-born children.
I was also fearful of failure, neurotic, a perfectionist, ambitious—undoubtedly to the point of being unbearable.
With a narrative whipsawing among four neurotic protagonists, “Paradise, Nevada” charts a collision course through the gaming industry, grappling with Vegas’s objectifying entertainment complex and accelerating tech sphere.
It was quite interesting, its title was Rejoice That You Are Neurotic.
As a result, Akerman said CrowdMed may appeal to the more neurotic of us who wish to be “armchair physicians.”Strangers Diagnose Your Illness and Get Cash in Return|Kevin Zawacki|August 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In the early 1900s, Sigmund Freud began to explore in earnest the similarities between neurotic behavior and ritual.The Midichlorians Made Me Do It: Can Microbes Explain Religion?|Michael Schulson|August 10, 2014|DAILY BEAST
You give the weakest and the worst interpretation of my devotion: the neurotic one.‘Mirages’: Anaïs Nin’s Intimate, Unexpurgated Diaries|Lizzie Crocker|October 26, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Equal parts compassionate and neurotic, Farmiga plays Norma with an intense level of adrenaline.Emmys 2013: Vera Farmiga Should Win the Emmy for ‘Bates Motel’|Anna Klassen|September 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
Here is my pet theory of the gouty origin of neurasthenia and perhaps Beard's neurotic constitution, beloved of rhinologists.The Treatment of Hay Fever|George Frederick Laidlaw
Neurotic tendencies which unfit women for marriage—the desire for domination.
Sexual anæsthesia another neurotic trait which interferes with marital harmony.
She glared at him with the wild look that frequently comes to the hysterical or neurotic woman's eyes.The Winning Clue|James Hay, Jr.
The condition is probably of neurotic origin and tends to recur.Essentials of Diseases of the Skin|Henry Weightman Stelwagon