other-directed

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adjective oth·er-di·rect·ed \ ˌə-t͟hər-də-ˈrek-təd , -dī- \

Definition of other-directed

:directed in thought and action primarily by external norms rather than by one's own scale of values

other-directedness

noun

First Known Use of other-directed

1950


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other-directed

adjective oth·er-di·rect·ed \ ˌət͟h-ər-də-ˈrek-təd, -dī- \

medical Definition of other-directed

:directed in thought and action primarily by external norms rather than by one's own scale of values — compare inner-directed

other-directedness

noun

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