Definition of paraphrenic in US English:

paraphrenic

adjective

Psychology
  • Of, relating to, or of the nature of paraphrenia; suffering from paraphrenia.

noun

Psychology
  • A person suffering from paraphrenia.

Origin

Early 20th century; earliest use found in New York Medical Journal. From paraphrenia + -ic.

Pronunciation

paraphrenic

/ˌparəˈfrɛnɪk/