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 Translation for 'coprolalia' from English to Bulgarian
NOUN   coprolalia | -
псих.
coprolalia {noun}
копролалия {ж}
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Translation for 'coprolalia' from English to Bulgarian

coprolalia {noun}
копролалия {ж}псих.
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Usage Examples English
  • Mihok says the biggest misconception about Tourette's Syndrome is about vocal tics, called coprolalia.
  • The highly exaggerated emphasis on coprolalia notwithstanding, for the attentive viewer, there was a surprising amount of accurate information conveyed", adding that several elements of the episode "served as a clever device" for providing accurate facts to the public.
  • The negative portrayals emphasized coprolalia, and furthered stigma and stereotype for entertainment value.
  • Related terms are coprolalia, referring to involuntary usage of profane words, and coprographia, making vulgar writings or drawings.
  • Coprolalia is the involuntary utterance of socially inappropriate phrases. It is a phonic tic associated with Tourette syndrome, although less than 15% of persons with Tourette's have coprolalia.

  • Some people with Tourette syndrome do have involuntary offensive speech which is termed coprolalia and is sometimes clinomorphised into the term "compulsive swearing" or "compulsive profanity", terms which have clinomorphic currency outside the use of the term "Tourette's".
  • Complex phonic tics include echolalia (repeating words just spoken by someone else), palilalia (repeating one's own previously spoken words), lexilalia (repeating words after reading them), and coprolalia (the spontaneous utterance of socially objectionable or taboo words or phrases).
  • Coprolalia is an occasional characteristic of tic disorders, in particular Tourette syndrome, although it is not required for a diagnosis of Tourette's and only about 10% of Tourette's patients exhibit coprolalia.
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