Freudian

adjective
Freud·​ian | \ ˈfrȯi-dē-ən How to pronounce Freudian (audio) \

Definition of Freudian

: of, relating to, or according with the psychoanalytic theories or practices of Sigmund Freud

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Freudian noun
Freudianism \ ˈfrȯi-​dē-​ə-​ˌni-​zəm How to pronounce Freudian (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of Freudian

1910, in the meaning defined above

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“Freudian.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Freudian. Accessed 16 May. 2021.

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Freudian

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of Freudian

: of, relating to, or following the theories of Sigmund Freud
: relating to or coming from very deeply hidden desires or feelings

Freudian

adjective
Freud·​ian | \ ˈfrȯid-ē-ən How to pronounce Freudian (audio) \

Medical Definition of Freudian

: of, relating to, or according with the psychoanalytic theories or practices of Freud

Other Words from Freudian

Freudian noun
Freudianism \ -​ə-​ˌniz-​əm How to pronounce Freudian (audio) \ noun

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