psycholepsy

[ sīkə-lĕp′sē ]

n.

A condition characterized by sudden mood changes accompanied by feelings of hopelessness and lethargy.

Nearby words

  1. psychography,
  2. psychohistory,
  3. psychoimmunology,
  4. psychokinesis,
  5. psychol.,
  6. psycholinguistics,
  7. psychological,
  8. psychological block,
  9. psychological moment,
  10. psychological novel


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