un psychopathic


of, pertaining to, or affected with psychopathy.

1840–50; psychopath(y) + -ic

nonpsychopathic, adjective
unpsychopathic, adjective
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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)

  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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