Translation of paranoid in Spanish:


paranoico, adj.

Pronunciation /ˈpɛrəˌnɔɪd/ /ˈparənɔɪd/

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  • 1

    • He has a history of mental health problems including paranoid delusions as well as a history of alcohol and drugs misuse.
    • The appellant suffers from paranoid schizophrenia which is a mental illness within the meaning of the Mental Health Act 1983.
    • Martin was a diabetic with paranoid schizophrenia, and he had been out of his insulin for over a month.
    • However, her parental role has diminished with her increasing flights into paranoid delusions.
    • Their paranoid delusions often disappeared, and their ability to relate to other people improved.
    • His nurse told him years ago that he was showing symptoms of paranoid schizophrenia.
    • She did not describe auditory hallucinations nor have paranoid delusions.
    • The mother of a student who claims he developed paranoid schizophrenia after being prescribed a controversial acne drug was due to appear on television.
    • Alan Fuller, defending, said that his client had a history of paranoid schizophrenia and had made a suicide attempt during the course of the case.
    • Gary Macey has paranoid schizophrenia and has received treatment at the hospital for much of 2004.
    • Shortly after he finished his first album, he was diagnosed with chronic paranoid schizophrenia.
    • The court heard that three psychiatrists had all diagnosed him as suffering from paranoid schizophrenic with auditory hallucinations.
    • The long-term projection for people with paranoid personality disorder is bleak.
    • Mr Murray told magistrates that Porter was suffering from an untreatable paranoid personality disorder.
    • It seems the defendant is suffering from a paranoid personality disorder.
    • So like most people confronted with paranoid delusions, they react inappropriately: with my gran, they tend to laugh and make a joke of it.
    • Attacks may be induced by starvation and accompanied by paranoid psychosis.
    • One of the main problems with this drug is that it can make the user anxious and paranoid dependant on their mood and their surroundings.
    • Some of us may be unusually paranoid or suspicious, again a characteristic perhaps of schizophrenia.
    • People with paranoid disorders are often hostile and suspicious and appear eccentric.
  • 2

    (fearful, suspicious)
    to be paranoid about sth estar obsesionado con algo
    • I'm not a naturally suspicious or paranoid person.
    • Where did he get such an obsessive, paranoid personality from?
    • Gemma, naturally paranoid, was suspicious of the stairs and suspected that they were much shorter than they had seemed.
    • Falford would forever be at least mildly paranoid and mistrustful of the world.
    • Around the time of his death, he was reported to be paranoid, dictatorial, obsessed with his celebrity and his physique.
    • But the real danger for these three men is each other as they become greedy, suspicious and paranoid.
    • I am paranoid about personal hygiene, and I constantly wash clothes and burn candles in my apartment for company.
    • We should not forget that Bulgarian people are quite paranoid of being investigated or that information could be collected on them.
    • Was The X-Files series so popular because it was so good or because people have become more paranoid?
    • ‘People are paranoid about what they can eat and what they can't,’ Jenny points out.
    • I was a little paranoid about riding in a stranger's car and all, but it was an emergency after all.
    • If he sounds a bit paranoid about the social status of art and artists, one can more or less understand.
    • Now, if you had just heard a ghost talk, something they're not supposed to be able to do, wouldn't you be just a bit paranoid?
    • I get a little paranoid about where these spammers get my e-mail address from
    • I may be a bit paranoid, but I'm pretty sure the traffic helicopter was following me in to work today.
    • Feeling someone's eyes on me, I looked around the cafeteria, feeling a little paranoid.
    • Sometimes it's tough being shy and I feel a bit paranoid.
    • It may look a bit paranoid, but the lock might be broken and your room would be vulnerable to any nosy intruder who would try the door knob.
    • Days pass by with no messages from Rachel; soon he starts to become a little paranoid, convinced that she's having an affair behind his back.
    • Sometimes he wondered if years of isolation made her paranoid of burglars, even when she was expecting her own son to visit.