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adjective symptomatic pronunciation in American English /ˌsɪmptəˈmætɪk/
  1. 1
    formal showing the existence of a problem or of a bad situation
    symptomatic of: The dispute is symptomatic of tensions that exist within the union.
  2. 2
    showing the symptoms of an illness
    symptomatic gall bladder disease
    symptomatic patients

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 symptomatic pronunciation in American English /ˌsɪmptəˈmætɪkli/ adverb


… a feeling of pleasure you get from spending time doing what you want and not worrying about what other people are doing or saying

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