Meaning of “personality disorder” in the English Dictionary

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"personality disorder" in British English

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personality disordernoun [ C ]

uk /pɜː.sənˈæl.ə.ti dɪˌsɔː.dər/ us /pɝː.sənˈæl.ə.t̬i dɪˌsɔːr.dɚ/ specialized

any of a number of mental diseases, in which you have problems in relating to what is around you and to other people, and in keeping a fixed image of yourself

(Definition of “personality disorder” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)