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Body dysmorphic disorder (BDD) is a condition that involves a preoccupation with a perceived defect in appearance. Individuals with BDD experience excessive shame, anxiety, and often depression about their appearance. They often seek dermatologic or cosmetic surgical procedures and frequently use or avoid mirrors. Much of their self-worth is related to how they feel about their appearance.

People with BDD have a distorted or exaggerated view of how they look and are obsessed with actual physical characteristics or perceived flaws, such as a certain facial feature or imperfections of the skin. They often think of themselves as ugly or disfigured. They have problems controlling negative thoughts about their appearance, even when reassured by others that they look fine and that the minor or perceived flaws aren't noticeable or excessive.

BDD symptoms are often reminiscent of OCD symptoms. BDD is thought by many to be a part of the obsessive-compulsive disorders spectrum.

Treatment may involve a combined approach involving medication and talk therapy (psychotherapy). Antidepressants or other types of medications used along with cognitive behavior therapy can help people with BDD manage the obsession and anxiety about their appearance, increase confidence in how they look, and obtain normalcy in their social and work lives.

More information can be found online at sites such as BDDCentral and in books like The Broken Mirror: Understanding and Treating Body Dysmorphic Disorder, by Katharine A. Phillips, and The Adonis Complex: The Secret Crisis of Male Body Obsession by Harrison G. Pope Jr., Katharine A. Phillips, and Roberto Olivardia.
Alexandra's excessive grooming habits, avoidance of social situations, and preoccupation with the shape of her ears, nose, and elbows led me to believe she had developed BDD.
by mata hari February 25, 2008
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BDD is an acronym that stands for big dirty dick.
EXAMPLE:

so this girls like, "i'm hungry."
and i'm like, "oh! i got some bdd you can have."
"whats that?" she asks
some big dirty dick.
by uh sosa December 09, 2009
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'Back Door Dry'. To have anal sex without the use of lubricant.
Girl - "I want to try anal tonight but we have no lube"

Boy - "Don't worry I'll stick it in BDD"
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Bitch Dependency Disease. The act of when a friend rather be with his girlfriend(Bitch) than with hes friends.
Dude, quit BDDing and hang out with us.
You got BDD so bad.
by Austin James Brown October 18, 2008
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stands for Big Daddy Dick....

Big Daddy Dick is a dude that has it packing, his dick is so good,I its gonna make you want to behave and listening to him like your father.

Requirements:
1. Big
2. Fat (dont have to be)
3. good length
4. guy should be sexy
5. thick
yo0 Leslie i was talking to Adam last night and he sent me a picture of his dick.. omg.. he has such a B.D.D.

or

i seen Shawn's dick last night, its thick and juicy , he got that B.D.D.
by XcLuSiVe_Angel-Freak May 31, 2010
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BDD actually stands for Body Dismorphic Disorder, wich is a somatoform disorder, in which people are preoccupied with an imagine defect in appearance. as in, seeing things about their bodies that are not really there.
also called imagined ugliness.
Jane thinks she has a large horn growing out of her head and refuses to go out in public due its ugliness. She is suffering from BDD.
by SexyLexie January 28, 2008
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Bid Dumb Dipshit. The term used to describe the disgustingly pathetic large lump of inadequacy that sits across from you at work all day. The co-worker that doesn't type a single fucking letter all day because his maddeningly and shockingly pitiful skillset only allows for web-surfing...and fucking annoying bumbling. The beady-eyed, submissive loser with no employable skills, unless you count being feed into a wood-chipper as an employable skill.
Wow, BDD's mother really should have invested heavily into the Valu-Bort corporation *OR* Wow, BDD's mother must have been an amazingly kind-hearted woman to not have shaken the BDD to death when he was a BBBD (Big Dumb Baby Dipshit).
by God I hate him. April 08, 2004
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