Definition of anhedonic in English:



  • See anhedonia

    • ‘As predicted, patients with major depression scored significantly higher on the anhedonic symptoms scale of the Beck Depression Inventory (BDI) than did patients with schizophrenia.’
    • ‘Anxiety is the indicator of instability in the anhedonic state.’
    • ‘Anhedonic alcoholics may have blunted cortisol response to psychological stress.’
    • ‘Among socially anhedonic individuals, only a minority shows schizophrenia-spectrum disorders.’
    • ‘The anhedonic effect of illness and inflammation has received much recent research attention.’