Paranoiac means the same as paranoid. [FORMAL]

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  • Paranoiac — Par a*noi ac, n. A person affected with paranoia. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Paranoiac — Par a*noi ac (p[a^]r [.a]*noi [a^]k), a. (Med.) Of or pertaining to paranoia; affected with, or characteristic of, paranoia; paranoid. [Webster 1913 Suppl. +PJC] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • paranoiac — 1892 (n. and adj.), from PARANOIA (Cf. paranoia) on model of MANIAC (Cf. maniac), etc …   Etymology dictionary

  • paranoiac — I UK [ˌpærəˈnɔɪæk] / US [ˌperəˈnɔɪˌæk] adjective paranoid I, 2) II UK [ˌpærəˈnɔɪæk] / US [ˌperəˈnɔɪˌæk] noun [countable] Word forms paranoiac : singular paranoiac plural paranoiacs a paranoid …   English dictionary

  • paranoiac — 1. Relating to or affected with paranoia. 2. One who is suffering from paranoia. * * * para·noi·ac nȯi .ak, nȯi ik also para·no·ic nō ik adj of, relating to, affected with, or characteristic of paranoia or paranoid schizophrenia paranoiac also… …   Medical dictionary

  • paranoiac — par|a|noi|ac [ˌpærəˈnɔıæk] adj paranoid >paranoiac n …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • paranoiac — par|a|noi|ac1 [ ,perə nɔı,æk ] adjective PARANOID paranoiac par|a|noi|ac 2 [ ,perə nɔı,æk ] noun count a PARANOID …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • paranoiac — adjective paranoid paranoiac noun (C) …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • paranoiac — paranoia ► NOUN 1) a mental condition characterized by delusions of persecution, unwarranted jealousy, or exaggerated self importance. 2) unjustified suspicion and mistrust of others. DERIVATIVES paranoiac (also paranoic) adjective & noun… …   English terms dictionary

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