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Synonyms for sociopath

someone with a sociopathic personality

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He is a sex-obsessed sociopath who thinks women are only useful if they can give birth and raise children, and it is manly to promote sexual violence,' De Lima said in a statement.
Then, look again at the definition of sociopath and decide if my comment is rash and uncivil or, sadly, all too accurate.
Ellis recommends the following steps for dealing with a sociopath in your inner circle:
Even without knowing theft personal situations, I could recite chapter and verse how these individuals got caught up in the web that the sociopath weaves so well.
Concealed in its puppet-theater plot is a Jewish joke: Don Juan exists to prove by construction that a devout Christian can be a sociopath, and by extension, that the Christian world can be ruled by sociopaths.
John Wayne Cleaver is a sociopath and a killer, but not just a murderer--a serial killer.
Love Fraud: How Marriage to a Sociopath Fulfilled my Spiritual Plan" tells of author Donna Andersen's unique journey with marriage with who she deems a sociopath lead her to a better and more fulfilling life.
In her often fascinating little book The Sociopath Next Door, Martha Stout, a clinical psychologist, discusses sociopathy and conscience, including composite sketches of sociopaths she has come across in her career.
A compassionate friend gave me a copy of a book titled The Sociopath Next Door.
Kamiyama is a sociopath who for some reason constantly comes to Morino's rescue.
thieving sociopath but rather an addict who engages in sociopath-like
Though the nation was appalled by Hindley's actions -- she fell in with a sociopath named Ian Brady (Andy Serkis, without the aid of the CGI that transformed him into Gollum in the "Lord of the Rings" films), who coerced her into participating in the sexually tinged murders -- Longford saw in her a woman he could rehabilitate.
Ripley, wherein a gay sociopath was met not with catcalls or boycotts but rather an $81 million domestic gross and a place in many gay men's DVD collections.
Dictator, warmonger, mass murderer, sociopath and author.
The Times was too circumspect to label Blair a sociopath, but other publications presented a psychiatric work-up of the perpetrator to show that the problem was not in journalism but in Blair.