Hypochondria Allusions, Definition, Citation, Reference, Information - Allusion to Hypochondria


  1. Argan character who suffers imaginary ills; determined to be an invalid. [Fr. Lit.: Le Malade Imaginaire]
  2. Usher, Roderick hypochondriac who invites friend to visit and comfort him. [Am. Lit.: “Fall of the House of Usher” in Benét, 338]