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Definition of psychopath noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

psychopath

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈsaɪkəpæθ//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈsaɪkəpæθ//
 
Mental and emotional problems
 
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a person suffering from a serious mental illness that causes them to behave in a violent way towards other people See related entries: Mental and emotional problems
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: psychopath