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dysphoria

 [dis-for´e-ah] (Gr.)
disquiet; restlessness; malaise. adj. adj dysphoret´ic, dysphor´ic.
gender dysphoria unhappiness with one's biological sex or its usual gender role, with the desire for the body and role of the opposite sex.

dys·pho·ri·a

(dis-fōr'ē-ă),
A mood of general dissatisfaction, restlessness, depression, and anxiety; a feeling of unpleasantness or discomfort.
[dys- + G. phora, a bearing]

dysphoria

/dys·pho·ria/ (-for´e-ah) [Gr.] disquiet; restlessness; malaise.dysphoret´icdysphor´ic
gender dysphoria  unhappiness with one's biological sex or its usual gender role, with the desire for the body and role of the opposite sex.

dysphoria

(dĭs-fôr′ē-ə)
n.
An emotional state characterized by anxiety, depression, or unease.

dys·phor′ic (-fôr′ĭk) adj.

dysphoria

[disfôr′ē·ə]
a disorder of affect characterized by depression and anguish.

dysphoria

Neurology Unpleasant mood. See Gender dysphoria.

dys·pho·ri·a

(dis-fōr'ē-ă)
A mood of general dissatisfaction, restlessness, depression, and anxiety; a feeling of unpleasantness or discomfort.
[dys- + G. phora, a bearing]

dysphoria

A state of unhappiness, anxiety and restlessness. The opposite of euphoria.

Dysphoria

Feelings of anxiety, restlessness, and dissatisfaction.

dysphoria

an unpleasant moodstate including feelings of anxiety, discomfort or uneasiness.

dys·pho·ri·a

(dis-fōr'ē-ă)
Mood of general dissatisfaction, restlessness, depression, and anxiety; a feeling of unpleasantness or discomfort.
[dys- + G. phora, a bearing]

dysphoria (disfôr´ēə),

n a feeling of discomfort or restlessness. See also euphoria.
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