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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Subject to a method of investigating (as through free association and dream study) mental content and mechanisms

Usage examples (20)
  • They psychoanalyse me, they try to work out what's wrong with me.
  • Two years of psychoanalyse, of everyone telling me that it wasn't real, it didn't happen.
  • Anthony Storr described his attempt to psychoanalyse Ranulph Fiennes as 'like stirring the void with a teaspoon'.
  • Demanding "psychological plausibility" in fictional characters means the author should give us the opportunity to "gossip about them and cheaply psychoanalyse them." for more
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