Inappropriate Affect

Science / Psychiatry / Inappropriate Affect: Reacting in an inappropriate manner, such as laughing when hearing bad news.

Other Words for Affect

Affect Verb Synonyms: attack, act upon, lay hold of, strike
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Other Words for Inappropriate

Inappropriate Adjective Synonyms: improper, unfitting, unfit, unsuitable, unsuited, unbefitting, incompatible, malapropos, ungermane, inapt, inapposite, out of keeping, incongruous, infelicitous, inopportune, untimely, irrelevant, inapplicable
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Flat Affect

Science / Psychiatry / Flat Affect: almost no emotional expression at all -the patient typically has an immobile face and monotonous voice. MORE

Doctrine Of The Affections

Entertainment / Music / Doctrine Of The Affections: Baroque doctrine of the union of text and music. MORE

Inappropriate Affect

Science / Psychiatry / Inappropriate Affect: Reacting in an inappropriate manner, such as laughing when hearing bad news. MORE

Labile Affect

Science / Psychiatry / Labile Affect: affect repeatedly and rapidly shifts from one extreme to another e.g. from despair to elation MORE

Schizoaffective Disorder

Science / Psychiatry / Schizoaffective Disorder: (skiz-o-a-feck-tiv) A condition that includes symptoms of both schizophrenia and affective (mood) disorder. MORE

Affect

Science / Psychiatry / Affect: pattern of observable behaviours which is the expression of a subjectively experienced feeling state (emotion) and is variable over time in response to changing emotional states MORE

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