abnormality


abnormality
Synonyms and related words:
aberrance, aberrancy, aberration, acute disease, affection, affliction, ailment, alienation, allergic disease, allergy, anomaly, atrophy, bacterial disease, birth defect, blight, brain damage, brainsickness, cardiovascular disease, chronic disease, circulatory disease, clouded mind, complaint, complication, conceit, condition, congenital defect, conversation piece, crackpotism, crank, crankiness, crankism, craziness, criminality, crotchet, crotchetiness, curio, curiosity, daftness, defect, deficiency disease, deformity, degenerative disease, delinquency, dementedness, dementia, derangement, deviance, deviancy, deviation, differentness, disability, disease, disorder, disorientation, distemper, distortion, distraction, divergence, dottiness, eccentricity, endemic, endemic disease, endocrine disease, epidemic disease, erraticism, erraticness, exception, folie, freakiness, freakishness, functional disease, fungus disease, furor, gastrointestinal disease, genetic disease, handicap, hereditary disease, iatrogenic disease, idiocrasy, idiosyncrasy, illegality, illness, improbability, improperness, impropriety, inadmissibility, inapplicability, inappositeness, inappropriateness, inaptitude, inaptness, incorrectness, indecorousness, indecorum, indisposition, infectious disease, infelicity, infirmity, infraction, insaneness, insanity, irrationality, irregularity, irrelevance, irrelevancy, kink, loss of mind, loss of reason, lunacy, madness, maggot, maladjustment, malady, malaise, malformation, mania, mannerism, mental deficiency, mental derangement, mental disease, mental disorder, mental disturbance, mental illness, mental instability, mental sickness, mesalliance, mind overthrown, mindsickness, misalliance, misjoinder, misjoining, mismatch, morbidity, morbus, muscular disease, museum piece, neurological disease, nonconformity, nonesuch, nutritional disease, occupational disease, oddity, oddness, organic disease, pandemic disease, pathological condition, pathology, peculiarity, pixilation, plant disease, possession, prodigiosity, prodigy, protozoan disease, psychosomatic disease, queerness, quip, quirk, quirkiness, rabidness, rarity, reasonlessness, respiratory disease, rockiness, secondary disease, seediness, senselessness, shattered mind, sick mind, sickishness, sickness, signs, sinfulness, singularity, strange thing, strangeness, symptomatology, symptomology, symptoms, syndrome, the pip, trick, twist, unbalance, unbalanced mind, uncommonness, unconformity, uncongeniality, unconventionality, unfitness, unfittingness, unlawfulness, unnaturalness, unrighteousness, unsaneness, unseemliness, unsound mind, unsoundness, unsoundness of mind, unsuitability, unusualness, urogenital disease, violation, virus disease, wasting disease, whim, whimsicality, whimsy, wickedness, witlessness, worm disease, wrong, wrongfulness, wrongness

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Abnormality — Ab nor*mal i*ty, n.; pl. {Abnormalities}. 1. The state or quality of being abnormal; variation; irregularity. Darwin. [1913 Webster] 2. Something abnormal. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • abnormality — I noun aberration, anomaly, curiosity, deformity, deviation, divergence, erraticism, exception, idiosyncrasy, irregularity, malformation, nonconformity, oddity, peculiarity, perversion, singularity, strangeness, unconformity, unconventionality,… …   Law dictionary

  • abnormality — (n.) quality of being abnormal, 1854; abnormal feature or quality, 1859, from ABNORMAL (Cf. abnormal) + ITY (Cf. ity). Earlier as abnormity (1731) …   Etymology dictionary

  • abnormality — [n] being different from standard or norm aberrancy, aberration, anomalism, anomaly, atypicalness, bizarreness, deformity, deviance, deviancy, deviation, eccentricity, exception, extraordinariness, flaw, irregularity, oddity, peculiarity,… …   New thesaurus

  • abnormality — [ab΄nôr mal′ə tē] n. 1. the quality or condition of being abnormal 2. pl. abnormalities an abnormal thing; malformation …   English World dictionary

  • abnormality — UK [ˌæbnɔː(r)ˈmælətɪ] / US [ˌæbnɔrˈmælətɪ] noun [countable/uncountable] Word forms abnormality : singular abnormality plural abnormalities a feature that is not usual or typical, especially one that is worrying or that shows there may be… …   English dictionary

  • abnormality — [[t]æ̱bnɔː(r)mæ̱lɪti[/t]] abnormalities N VAR An abnormality in something, especially in a person s body or behaviour, is an unusual part or feature of it that may be worrying or dangerous. [FORMAL] Further scans are required to confirm the… …   English dictionary

  • abnormality — noun 1) born with a heart abnormality Syn: malformation, deformity, irregularity, flaw, defect, anomaly 2) the abnormality of such behavior Syn: unusualness, uncommonness, atypicality, irregularity, anomalousness …   Thesaurus of popular words

  • abnormality — abnormal ► ADJECTIVE ▪ deviating from what is normal. DERIVATIVES abnormality noun abnormally adverb. ORIGIN Greek an malos uneven , related to ANOMALOUS(Cf. ↑anomalousness) …   English terms dictionary

  • abnormality — noun (plural ties) Date: 1854 1. the quality or state of being abnormal 2. something abnormal …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • abnormality — any condition not found naturally in most fishes. Unusual conditions arising during processing fish as food are called defects, q.v …   Dictionary of ichthyology