how to pronounce paranoid


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paranoid is pronounced in three syllables

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An example use of paranoid in a speech by a native speaker of british english:

“… spies by the paranoid public in fact …”

meanings of paranoid


  1. Exhibiting extreme and irrational fear or distrust of others.
  2. Of, related to, or suffering from paranoia.


  1. Someone suffering from paranoia.

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