American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition
- n. A physician who specializes in psychiatry.
Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. One who practises psychiatry; a psychiater.
- n. medicine A medical doctor specializing in psychiatry.
- n. a physician who specializes in psychiatry
- From psychiatry + -ist. (Wiktionary)
“A psychiatrist is under the impression that he is being followed by a patient; the feeling of being pursued increases day by day.”
“Next, ask yourself if seeing a psychiatrist is necessary, or if a licensed mental health professional is a good alternative.”
“He almost immediately struck gold, with a project he started in 1997 with Klaus-Peter Lesch, a psychiatrist from the University of Würzburg.”
“Close, but no, poor bunnies, a follower of William Reich, an around the bend psychiatrist from the last century.”
“WASHINGTON – Just when liberals thought it was safe to start identifying themselves as such, an acclaimed, veteran psychiatrist is making the case that the ideology motivating them is actually a mental disorder.”
“It sounds like your psychiatrist is one the same manic/depressive meds that * I* am on.”
“Bell's character Alison is a pretentious psychiatrist from the Upper West Side, and is against the orgy taking place.”
“Yalom, himself a psychiatrist, is gently didactic about both the earliest days of his own profession and Nietzsche's philosophy, and even manages to work the two into something resembling a plot.”
“I call my psychiatrist the candy man because he prescribes the good drugs.”
“In October, my doctor was clearly angry that I had still not been put on the psychiatrist's schedule, despite having been put on the short list as an urgent case, so he called the psychiatrist's office again.”
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also psych- , psi- ; relating to the mind or psychology
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