paranoid definition

  • adjective:
    • regarding, characteristic of, or impacted with paranoia.
    • Exhibiting or characterized by extreme and unreasonable concern or distrust of others: a paranoid suspicion the phone might be bugged.
    • Of, linked to, or struggling with paranoia
    • Exhibiting severe and irrational anxiety or distrust of others
    • Affected with paranoia.
    • Suffering from delusions of being persecuted because of the conspiratorial actions of others; having an unwarranted suspicion associated with motives of others; -- utilized loosely in a negative sense, never as a medical term.
    • enduring paranoia
  • noun:
    • One impacted with paranoia.
    • some body suffering from paranoia
    • The trade-name for a plastic product which resembles celluloid, employed for dominoes, poker chips, etc.
    • people suffering from paranoia
  • others:
    • Resembling paranÅ“a.

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