Definition of psychobabble
psychobabblerplay \-ˌba-blər\ noun
Examples of psychobabble in a Sentence
a popular book filled with the usual psychobabble
Recent Examples of psychobabble from the Web
Such speculation makes psychobiography sound like little more than psychobabble.
As Elgafink, Bruiser’s sympathetic shrink, Kellie Spill gooses psychiatry and parodies psychobabble.
So is the very way in which the teachers address one another, a psychobabble presumably born of workshops on treating students with sensitivity.
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PSYCHOBABBLE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of psychobabble for English Language Learners
: language that is used by people who talk about mental and emotional problems and that is seen as silly or meaningless : psychological jargon
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