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Meaning of "malingery" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF MALINGERY

malingery  [məˈlɪŋɡərɪ] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF MALINGERY

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Malingery is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES MALINGERY MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of malingery in the English dictionary

The definition of malingery in the dictionary is the practice of malingering.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH MALINGERY


allegory
ˈælɪɡərɪ
angary
ˈæŋɡərɪ
buggery
ˈbʌɡərɪ
Calgary
ˈkælɡərɪ
category
ˈkætɪɡərɪ
demagoguery
ˌdɛməˈɡɒɡərɪ
fellmongery
ˈfɛlˌmʌŋɡərɪ
Gregory
ˈɡrɛɡərɪ
Hungary
ˈhʌŋɡərɪ
ironmongery
ˈaɪənˌmʌŋɡərɪ
Nagari
ˈnɑːɡərɪ
noli-me-tangere
ˈnəʊlɪˌmeɪˈtæŋɡərɪ
piggery
ˈpɪɡərɪ
skulduggery
skʌlˈdʌɡərɪ
subcategory
ˈsʌbˌkætəɡərɪ
sugary
ˈʃʊɡərɪ
Sungari
ˈsʊŋɡərɪ
thuggery
ˈθʌɡərɪ
vinegary
ˈvɪnɪɡərɪ
whoremongery
ˈhɔːˌmʌŋɡərɪ

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE MALINGERY

malignancy
malignant
malignantly
maligner
malignities
malignity
malignly
malignment
malihini
malik
malimprinted
malimprinting
malines
malinger
malingerer
Malinke
Malinowski
Maliseet
malism
malison

WORDS THAT END LIKE MALINGERY

cosmetic surgery
cryosurgery
dental surgery
elective surgery
electrosurgery
forgery
gingery
heart surgery
imagery
laser surgery
neurosurgery
open-heart surgery
orangery
orthopaedic surgery
orthopedic surgery
plastic surgery
reconstructive surgery
scavengery
snuggery
surgery

Synonyms and antonyms of malingery in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «malingery» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF MALINGERY

Find out the translation of malingery to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of malingery from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «malingery» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

malingery
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

malingery
570 millions of speakers

English

malingery
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

malingery
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

malingery
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

malingery
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

malingery
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

malingery
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

malingery
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Malingeri
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

malingery
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

malingery
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

malingery
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Malingery
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

malingery
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

malingery
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

खारटपणा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

malingery
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

malingery
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

malingery
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

malingery
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

malingery
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

malingery
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

malingery
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

malingery
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

malingery
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of malingery

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «MALINGERY»

The term «malingery» is normally little used and occupies the 145.749 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «MALINGERY» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about malingery

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «MALINGERY»

Discover the use of malingery in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to malingery and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Malingery: Stealing the Truth
A detailed review of the problems with the detection of malingering, as well as a new means to categorize malingering behaviors.
Abbey Strauss, 2009
2
The Nervous Child
Closely following after the amnesia in the ranking of defense mechanisms come the malingery cases, especially where the simulation dips into the psychopathology of the offender's personality. Each case differs in the light of the specific ...
‎1942
3
The Boston Medical and Surgical Journal
Upon these principles, I am by no means certain that the case referred to in the Journal, page 257, of the invalid who left the ship upon the alarm of fire, is to be considered as one of malingery. Similar cases have been stated from good ...
‎1832
4
International Record of Medicine and General Practice Clinics
of malingery we must with great clearness draw the line between malingering and exaggeration. By exaggeration we mean an over statement of facts; to describe or represent as greater or intenser than it really is, or that truth and justice ...
Edward Swift Dunster, James Bradbridge Hunter, Frank Pierce Foster, 1919
5
Texas Medicine
He was condemned to death and confessed that he was a malingerer, and declared that he preferred the torture of the electric chair rather than another siege of twenty-three months of malingery. The second case was given a term in the ...
‎1922
6
Journal of the American Medical Association
It fortunately does not apply to the entire medical profession but only to a few on the fringe, and that is in regard to the physician's part in the development of malingery. Even before the compensation movement had resulted in many acts in this ...
‎1915
7
The Military Surgeon: Journal of the Association of Military ...
Irreparable injustice is perpetrated whenever actual physical or psychiatric ailments are misjudged as malingery; equal injustice results whenever malingering "racketeers" pass undetected. The author asks the reader ever to remember that he ...
‎1941
8
JAMA: The Journal of the American Medical Association
rem H. NADLEI, M.D., ClllCAGO This case is of clinical interest because of diflicultydn diagnosis, aggravated by persistent denial of drug addiction and by malingery on the part of the patient. REPORT OF CA SE Hislory.—Miss X, graduate ...
‎1920
9
Texas State Journal of Medicine
As the damaged side is twisted, pain is produced there and localization is definite . DETECTING MALINGERY A perplexing phase of the differential diagnosis of back sprains is concerned with the legal evaluation of extent of disability resulting  ...
‎1935
10
The American Labor Legislation Review
malingery through this provision become serious at once, for the system creates no incentive at all to return to work, especially in view of the absence from the act of proper safeguards against malingery and fraud. Besides, the illogical ...
‎1912

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Malingery [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/malingery>. Jul 2019 ».
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