psychopathic

[sahy-kuh-path-ik]
adjective
of, pertaining to, or affected with psychopathy.

Origin:
1840–50; psychopath(y) + -ic

nonpsychopathic, adjective
unpsychopathic, adjective
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psychopath (ˈsaɪkəʊˌpæθ)
 
n
Also called: sociopath a person afflicted with a personality disorder characterized by a tendency to commit antisocial and sometimes violent acts and a failure to feel guilt for such acts
 
psycho'pathic
 
adj
 
psycho'pathically
 
adv

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psychopathic
1847, from Ger. psychopatisch, from Gk. psykhe- "mind" (see psyche) + pathos "suffering" (see pathos). Psychopath (n.) is an 1885 back-formation.
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psychopathic psy·cho·path·ic (sī'kə-pāth'ĭk)
adj.

  1. Of, relating to, or characterized by psychopathy.

  2. Relating to or affected with an antisocial personality disorder that is usually characterized by aggressive, perverted, criminal, or amoral behavior.

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Example sentences
The main message of the film is that, through their psychopathic pursuit of
  profit, firms make good people do bad things.
We have all run into the types who were born self-centered, greedy or even
  psychopathic.
We need to stop the psychopathic egomaniac who thinks he's special.
Many serious crimes are committed by offenders with psychopathic personalities.
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