Definition of 'psychiatrist'
Video: pronunciation of 'psychiatrist'
Example sentences containing 'psychiatrist'
These examples have been automatically selected and may contain sensitive content. Read more…
It is a casual and commonplace betrayal that psychiatrists say 'has to be questioned'. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Researchers called on doctors and psychiatrists to be watchful for mid-life eating problems after the research suggested that many women were acutely sensitive about the conditions. Times, Sunday Times (2017)The psychiatrist says that he attacks people to keep them away. Times, Sunday Times (2015)How many psychiatrists does it take to change a light bulb? Times, Sunday Times (2015)They often arrive here with their own doctor and psychiatrist. Times, Sunday Times (2013)The psychiatrist is a doctor who goes on to specialise in mental health. The Secrets of Musical Confidence (1994)He is also expecting to be chastised by psychiatrists and doctors. Times, Sunday Times (2014)We had a forensic psychiatrist who was absolutely brilliant, that was in that programme. Times, Sunday Times (2016)My doctors and psychiatrists didn't really have a clue what was wrong with me. Times, Sunday Times (2012)My days were spent going to the psychiatrist, the doctors. Times, Sunday Times (2010)I dread to think what a psychiatrist would say. Times, Sunday Times (2015)How many psychiatrists who appear for the defence would have been prepared to support pre-emptive detention of their client? The Sun (2008)Mum attempted to explain his condition to us, as it had been relayed to her by a consultant psychiatrist. Seminary Boy (2006)He was rushed to hospital where doctors and a psychiatrist decided the life-saving liver operation was in his best interests. The Sun (2009)Many of these prisoners were previously assessed by forensic psychiatrists who decided no effective treatment was available to treat what was often regarded as criminal behaviour. Times, Sunday Times (2010)A consultant psychiatrist came to our house and tested my wife, which took the best part of an hour. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It seemed memories were trying to come out,' says the psychiatrist. Times, Sunday Times (2008)My favourite joke: How many psychiatrists does it take to change a light bulb? Times, Sunday Times (2011)She has round-the-clock doctors, psychiatrists and nurses to care for her. The Sun (2007)He's probably been to a hundred doctors and psychiatrists who haven't succeeded. Christianity Today (2000)There is significant agreement between psychiatrists, doctors, teachers and specialist charities that the problem is growing. Times, Sunday Times (2010)Either way, the forensic psychiatrist employed by the programme, considered it all too likely her insanity might recur. Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Trends of 'psychiatrist'
In Common Usage. psychiatrist is one of the 10000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
View usage for:
Translations for 'psychiatrist'
British English: psychiatrist /saɪˈkaɪətrɪst/ NOUN
A psychiatrist is a doctor who treats people suffering from mental illness.
His family told him to see a psychiatrist.
- American English: psychiatrist
- Arabic: طَبِيبٌ نَفْسَانِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: psiquiatra
- Chinese: 精神病医师
- Croatian: psihijatar
- Czech: psychiatr
- Danish: psykiater
- Dutch: psychiater
- European Spanish: psiquiatra
- Finnish: psykiatri
- French: psychiatre
- German: Psychiater
- Greek: ψυχίατρος
- Italian: psichiatra
- Japanese: 精神科医
- Korean: 정신과 의사
- Norwegian: psykiater
- Polish: psychiatra
- European Portuguese: psiquiatra
- Romanian: medic psihiatru
- Russian: психиатр
- Latin American Spanish: psiquiatra
- Swedish: psykiater
- Thai: จิตแพทย์ จิตแพทย
- Turkish: psikiyatrist
- Ukrainian: психіатр
- Vietnamese: bác sĩ tâm thần
Definition of psychiatrist from the Collins English Dictionary
World Environment Day 2019 is focusing on climate change, and more specifically air pollution, what causes it, and importantly, what we can do about it. Through a range of blogs and an in-depth look at current vocabulary on the topic, we highlight some of the words you may need to know to be able to take part in arguably one of the most important discussions of our time.
Unlock language with the Paul Noble method
No books. No rote memorization. No chance of failure. Your chance to have a one-to-one lesson with best-selling language expert Paul Noble, try a FREE audio sample of his brand new Mandarin Chinese course.
Learning English: Making suggestions when travelling
Take a boat? Stay overnight somewhere? This article looks at some useful phrases you can use when discussing options about what to do when travelling.
New collocations added to dictionary
Collocations are words that are often used together and are brilliant at providing natural sounding language for your speech and writing.
Collins Dictionaries for Schools
Our new online dictionaries for schools provide a safe and appropriate environment for children. And best of all it's ad free, so sign up now and start using at home or in the classroom.
We have almost 200 lists of words from topics as varied as types of butterflies, jackets, currencies, vegetables and knots! Amaze your friends with your new-found knowledge!
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.
13th edition of the Collins Dictionary out now!
Updated with all the very latest new words and senses, this new 13th edition is an unparalleled resource for word lovers, word gamers, and word geeks everywhere. #homeoflivingenglish