Narcissistic vs. Neurotic

Narcissistic vs. Neurotic — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Narcissistic and Neurotic

Narcissisticnoun

Excessive preoccupation with or admiration of oneself.

Neuroticadjective

Of, relating to, or affected with a neurosis. No longer used in psychiatric diagnosis. See Usage Note at neurosis.

Narcissisticnoun

A personality disorder characterized by an exaggerated sense of self-importance, need for admiration, and lack of empathy. Also called narcissistic personality disorder.

Neuroticadjective

(Informal) Overanxious

neurotic about punctuality.

Narcissisticnoun

Pleasure derived from contemplation or admiration of one's own body or self, considered in psychoanalytic theory to be a fixation on or a regression to an infantile stage of development.

Neuroticnoun

A person suffering from a neurosis. No longer used in psychiatric diagnosis.

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Narcissisticadjective

Having an inflated idea of one's own importance.

Neuroticnoun

(Informal) A person who is chronically anxious.

Narcissisticadjective

Obsessed with one's own self image and ego.

Neuroticadjective

Affected with a neurosis.

Narcissisticnoun

A narcissist.

Neuroticadjective

(informal) Overly anxious.

He is getting neurotic about time-keeping.
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Narcissisticadjective

characteristic of those having an inflated idea of their own importance

Neuroticadjective

(medicine) Useful in disorders of, or affecting, the nerves.

Neuroticnoun

A person who has a neurosis

Neuroticnoun

a person suffering from neurosis

Neuroticadjective

characteristic of or affected by neurosis;

neurotic disorderneurotic symptoms

Neuroticadjective

affected with emotional disorder