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sociopath (ˈsəʊsɪəˌpæθ Pronunciation for sociopath

Definitions

noun

  1. (psychiatry) another name for psychopath

Derived Forms

ˌsocioˈpathic adjective
sociopathy (ˌsəʊsɪˈɒpəθɪ Pronunciation for sociopathy  noun

Example Sentences Including 'sociopath'

A serial killer, sociopath and schizophrenic, to be sure; but not a liar.
Pritchard, John Night Sisters
G. S. O. H. is good sense of humour and F. L. S. is fun-loving sociopath.
Sun, News of the World (2001)
Greeley who, in his kinder moments, called Cody a `madcap tyrant' and a `clinical sociopath ".
Hebblethwaite, Peter Paul VI - The First Modern Pope
Like all the Nazis, she was a culturally sanctioned sociopath.
Globe and Mail (2003)
Ms. de Berk's diary excerpts In her diary, Ms. de Berk asked herself, "Am I a sociopath ?
Globe and Mail (2003)
Two years later she played a sociopath novelist, Catherine Tramell, in Basic Instinct.
Times, Sunday Times (2004)

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