adjective onei·ric \ō-ˈnī-rik\

Definition of ONEIRIC

:  of or relating to dreams :  dreamy
onei·ri·cal·ly \-ri-k(ə-)lē\ adverb

Origin of ONEIRIC

Greek oneiros dream; akin to Armenian anurǰ dream
First Known Use: 1859

Other Psychology Terms

fetish, hypochondria, intelligence, mania, narcissism, neurosis, pathological, psychosis, schadenfreude, subliminal
Medical Dictionary


adjective onei·ric \ō-ˈnī-rik\

Medical Definition of ONEIRIC

:  of or relating to dreams
:  of, relating to, or characterized by oneirism


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