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chronic
used in Girl Interrupted

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Definition
of something bad:  long-lasting — especially of disease
  • The result was chronic emptiness and boredom.
chronic = long-lasting (of something bad)
  • Nevertheless because of the chronicity of the illness and the basic deficiencies involved in personality structuring, a more complete recovery is not to be expected at this time.
  • The person often experiences this instability of self-image as chronic feelings of emptiness and boredom.
  • The person often experiences this instability of self image as chronic feelings of emptiness or boredom.
  • My chronic feelings of emptiness and boredom came from the fact that I was living a life based on my incapacities, which were numerous.

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