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Ideas of meaninglessness, transience, or nonexistence, particularly pertaining to the self.

Example: A psychotically depressed man is preoccupied with the belief that a gigantic asteroid will soon wipe out all life on Earth.

APA Reference
Grinnell, R. (2016). Nihilism. Psych Central. Retrieved on June 18, 2018, from https://psychcentral.com/encyclopedia/nihilism/