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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

The mind. Also: The self. Someone's mind, or their deepest feelings, which control their attitudes and behaviour.

Usage examples (37)
  • A clenched fist cannot receive a gift, and a clenched psyche grasped tightly against the reality of what must not be accepted cannot easily receive a lesson.
  • The term psyche can be used just as efficiently and things can be considered psychological rather than spiritual.
  • It is necessary to leave the term psyche untranslated initially, since it cannot be accurately rendered by a single English word such as
  • Even if his arm survives, his psyche is another question entirely. for more
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