cathectic


ca·thec·tic

adjective \kə-ˈthek-tik, ka-\

Definition of CATHECTIC

:  of, relating to, or invested with mental or emotional energy

Origin of CATHECTIC

New Latin cathexis
First Known Use: 1927

Rhymes with CATHECTIC

ca·thec·tic

adjective \kə-ˈthek-tik, ka-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of CATHECTIC

: of, relating to, or invested with mental or emotional energy

Browse

Next Word in the Dictionary: cathection
Previous Word in the Dictionary: cathect
All Words Near: cathectic

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up cathectic? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More