generalized anxiety disorder

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n generalized anxiety disorder an anxiety disorder characterized by chronic free-floating anxiety and such symptoms as tension or sweating or trembling or lightheadedness or irritability etc that has lasted for more than six months
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