Personality

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.

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Personality Adjective Synonyms: character, nature, temperament, disposition, make-up, persona, identity, psyche
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Anankastic Personality

Science / Psychiatry / Anankastic Personality: Synonym for obsessive-compulsive personality. MORE

Personality Test

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

Personality Disorder

Science / Psychiatry / Personality Disorder: A deeply ingrained and maladjusted pattern of behavior that persists for many years. It is usually well established in later adolescence or early adulthood. The abnormality of behavior is serious enou MORE

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