Science / Psychiatry / Personality: Enduring patterns of perceiving, relating to, and thinking about the environment and oneself. Personality traits are prominent aspects of personality that are exhibited in a wide range of important social and personal contexts. Only when personality traits are inflexible and maladaptive and cause either significant functional impairment or subjective distress do they constitute a Personality Disorder.
Personality Adjective Synonyms: character, nature, temperament, disposition, make-up, persona, identity, psyche
Science / Psychiatry / Anankastic Personality: Synonym for obsessive-compulsive personality. MORE
Business / Human Resources (HR) / Personality Test: A test instrument usually involving a standardized series of questions that are used to evaluate an individual’s personality characteristics. MORE