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Folie A Deux

is an acrostic for fad.

Definition of the noun folie a deux

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  1. the simultaneous occurrence of symptoms of a mental disorder (as delusions) in two persons who are closely related (as siblings or man and wife)


  1. "Folie A Deux" a.k.a. "Folie à Deux" is the fourth studio album by American rock band Fall Out Boy. Produced by Neal Avron, the album was recorded from July to September 2008 at The Pass Studios and The Casita in Hollywood, California. As the follow-up to the band's commercially successful 2007 effort Infinity on High, it was released by Island Records on December 10, 2008, after the original November 4 release was postponed to avoid conflicts with the United States presidential election. Like the band's two previous releases, Folie à Deux was composed by lead vocalist and guitarist Patrick Stump, with lyrics penned by bassist Pete Wentz. In regard to the writing process, the band considered Folie à Deux to be their most collaborative record at the time.
  2. "Folie A Deux" a.k.a. "Folie à deux" is a musical single of The Protagonist & Diskrepant.
  3. "Folie a Deux" is a musical album of Necrosadik.
    • released on
  4. "Folie A Deux" a.k.a. "Folie Á Deux" is a musical EP of S.H.O.K.K..
    • released in (15 years ago)
  5. "Folie A Deux" a.k.a. "Folie á Deux" is a composition.
  6. "Folie A Deux" a.k.a. "Folie à Deux" is a musical album of 6 Day Riot.
    • released on (7 years ago)
  7. "Folie A Deux" a.k.a. "folie à deux" is a musical album of HEAD PHONES PRESIDENT.
    • released on (7 years ago)


  1. "Folie A Deux" is a 2013 short film written by Mary Rachel Dudley and directed by Ernie Mosteller.
  2. "Folie A Deux" a.k.a. "Folie à Deux": A short film written and directed by Devin Anderson. The film stars Eric Hunter, the former frontman from the Salt Lake City band PCP Berzerker.


"Folie A Deux" a.k.a. "Folie à Deux" is an artwork by Rachel Howard.

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Google preview The People of the State of New York against Joseph Louis Painessa (1951)

Folie a deux is a French word, or insanity.

Google previewAnalysing Witness Testimony (1999)

A Guide for Legal Practitioners and Other Professionals by Anthony Heaton-Armstrong, Eric Shepherd, David Wolchover

The folie a deux is a delusional disorder shared by two people who have close emotional ties. Commonly the stronger, more dominant person develops a delusion and induces it in the other. The condition generally remits if the dominant ...

Google previewBest of Five MCQs for MRCPsych Paper 1 (2008)

by Lena Palaniyappan, Rajeev Krishnadas

Folie a deux is a shared ...

Google previewSchool Shootings (2008)

What Every Parent and Educator Needs to Know to Protect Our Children by Joseph A. Lieberman

Although folie a deux is a very rare disorder, it often occurs in a forensic setting where shared delusional beliefs incorporate a heightened risk of violence. A more common, less extreme alternative is called egoisme a deux, representing a sort ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Psychological Medicine (1892)

Giving the Definition, Etymology and Synonyms of the Terms Used in Medical Psychology with the Symptoms, Treatment, and Pathology of Insanity and the Law of Lunacy in Great Britain and Ireland by Daniel Hack Tuke

folie a deux (Pr.). (See Communicated Insanity. ) roiiE a double forme (Bail- larger) (Fr.). (See Circular Insanity.) FOLIE A FORMES ALTEENE3 (Fr.). (See Circular Insanity). roLiE. alcooliqve (Fr.). The insanity other than delirium tremens , which ...

Google previewDictionary of Psychotherapy (2014)

by Sue Walrond-Skinner

Folie a deux Two people in close association who share the same delusional idea. The concept involves the contagion of one person by the psychopathology of the other, in a linear causal relationship. An extension of the condition to three ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Psychology (2002)

by Raymond J. Corsini

See FOLIE A DEUX. FOLIE A CINQ. SHARED PARANOID DISORDER. folie circulaire French for circular insanity or Falret's disease. folie de plus Iinsanity of many — FrenchI A rare psychotic disorder or psychosis of association in which three ...

Google previewDictionary of Psychological Testing, Assessment and Treatment (2007)

by Ian Stuart-Hamilton

shared paranoid disorder folie a deux. shared psychotic disorder folie a ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia medica (1900)

Folie a Deux — A deluded patient persuades another to believe him ; separation usually cures the second- (b) Folie a Plusieurs — Several persons may follow an insane lead. Babcock (Amer. Journ. of Insan. April 1895) quotes a good ...

Google previewLippincott's New Medical Dictionary (1910)

A Vocabulary of the Terms Used in Medicine, and the Allied Sciences, with Their Pronunciation, Etymology, and Signification, Including Much Collateral Information of a Descriptive and Encyclopedic Character by Henry Ware Cattell

tr Folie a deux. a-, an-. A prefix having a negative or privative force in words of Greek derivation, as atonic,*' without tone " ; acephalous, " without a head." Before a vowel or A the full form an- is used, as anesthetic, " without sensation" ...

Google previewA practical medical dictionary ... (1914)

by Thomas Lathrop Stedman

folie a deux, a psychosis, often of paranoid form, affecting two ...

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