Definitions of cathexis:
  • noun:   (psychoanalysis) the libidinal energy invested in some idea or person or object
    Example: "Freud thought of cathexis as a psychic analog of an electrical charge"

Related words...
Descriptive words...

Search for cathexis at other dictionaries: OneLook, Oxford, American Heritage, Merriam-Webster, Wikipedia

Book See cathexis used in context: several books and articles.

Help  Advanced  Feedback  iPhone/iPad  Android  API  @RhymeZoneCom  Blog  Privacy

Copyright © 2022 Datamuse