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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A person undergoing a method of investigating (as through free association and dream study) psychic content and mechanisms not readily accessible to voluntary exploration by the conscious mind.

Usage examples (23)
  • Freudian psychoanalysis refers to a specific type of treatment in which the "analysand" analytic patient verbalizes thoughts, including free associations, fantasies, and...
  • This is not the project an analysand takes up in psychoanalysis.
  •  The analysand only smells the cigar and hears my sighs of deep pleasure.
  • David O. Selznick's own experience as an analysand led him to make "Spellbound." for more
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