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You didn't need to be a psychologist to see that there was a situation ripe for disaster. AFTERMATH (2001)I remembered what Winter had said, that you were a psychologist. THE UNORTHODOX MURDER OF RABBI MOSS (2001)
A psychologist had written that smoking had conditioned American lives. LASTING TREASURES (2001)
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British English: psychologist /saɪˈkɒlədʒɪst/ NOUN
A psychologist is a person who studies the human mind and tries to explain why people behave in the way that they do.
She trained as a psychologist.
- American English: psychologist
- Arabic: عَالِمٌ نَفْسِيّ
- Brazilian Portuguese: psicólogo
- Chinese: 心理学者
- Croatian: psiholog
- Czech: psycholog
- Danish: psykolog
- Dutch: psycholoog
- European Spanish: psicólogo
- Finnish: psykologi
- French: psychologue
- German: Psychologe
- Greek: ψυχολόγος
- Italian: psicologo
- Japanese: 心理学者
- Korean: 심리학자
- Norwegian: psykolog
- Polish: psycholog
- European Portuguese: psicólogo
- Romanian: psiholog
- Russian: психолог
- Latin American Spanish: psicólogo
- Swedish: psykolog
- Thai: นักจิตวิทยา
- Turkish: psikolog
- Ukrainian: психолог
- Vietnamese: nhà tâm lý học
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