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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Using (often unnecessarily or inappropriately) language loaded with terminology associated with the treatment of mental or emotional disorders.

Usage examples (36)
  • The prosecutor has warned Whiteside's lawyer of the risk of using a "psychobabble" defense.
  • Stephen: kindly define "psychobabble", and give two examples besides Millenium and Matrix Reloaded.
  • What's the true reasoning behind this "psychobabble" as you put it?
  • Suspicious of what he calls 'psychobabble', Evans entertains the idea reluctantly. for more
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