[path-uh-loj-i-kuh l] /ˌpæθ əˈlɒdʒ ɪ kəl/
of or relating to .
caused by or involving disease; morbid.
caused by or evidencing a mentally disturbed condition:
a pathological hoarder.
dealing with diseases:
a pathological casebook.
of or relating to pathology
relating to, involving, or caused by disease
(informal) compulsively motivated: a pathological liar
1680s, “pertaining to disease,” formed in English from pathologic + -al (1). Sense of “worthy to be a subject of pathology, morbid, excessive” (e.g. pathological liar) is attested from 1845. Related: Pathologically.
pathological path·o·log·i·cal (pāth’ə-lŏj’ĭ-kəl) or path·o·log·ic (-ĭk)
[pey-truh-nahy-zing, pa-] /ˈpeɪ trəˌnaɪ zɪŋ, ˈpæ-/ adjective 1. displaying or indicative of an offensively condescending manner: a patronizing greeting, accompanied by a gentle pat on the pack. /ˈpætrəˌnaɪzɪŋ/ adjective 1. having a superior manner; condescending adj. 1727, past participle adjective from patronize. Related: Patronizingly.
/nɒnˈpeɪɪŋ/ adjective 1. (of guests, customers, etc) not expected or requested to pay
[non-pey-muh nt] /nɒnˈpeɪ mənt/ noun 1. failure or neglect to pay: His property was confiscated for nonpayment of taxes. /nɒnˈpeɪmənt/ noun 1. the act or state of not paying
[non-peek] /nɒnˈpik/ adjective 1. .