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ego ideal

noun

Definition of ego ideal

  1. :  the standards, ideals, and ambitions that according to psychoanalytic theory are assimilated from the superego



1922

First Known Use of ego ideal

1922


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ego ideal

noun

Medical Definition of ego ideal

  1. :  the positive standards, ideals, and ambitions that according to psychoanalytic theory are assimilated from the superego




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