VCR Lesson 6
Fill in the blank with the best word from lesson 6
A psychological disorder characterized by the illusory conviction that one is ill or in pain, or likely to become so.
hypo (G.) "under", "beneath"khondros (G.) "cartilege"
anxious, uneasy, concerned
There are no direct antonyms, but some close antonyms are:
normal, euphoric, relaxed, well
Choose the sentence that uses the bold-faced word incorrectly
B. The hypochondriac does not realize his doctor is giving him sugar pills for his imaginary ailments.
C. My sister is a hypochondriac and is constantly getting sick because of it.
D. Timmy is a hypochondriac, therefore he always travels with unnecessary medications.