Definition of transference
transferentialplay \ˌtran(t)s-fə-ˈren(t)-shəl\ adjective
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Transference had a bizarre cinematic trailer, while Skull and Bones looks to be the standalone pirate game Ubisoft hinted at after everyone loved Black Flag.
TransferenceElijah Wood appeared in a video announcement on behalf of his apparent new video game company, dubbed Spectrevision.
Putting himself in the book elevated it to a universal story of transference: the son to a formidable father figure ultimately watches his physical and mental decline and becomes his caretaker.
Emily’s eventual illness is looked upon almost as an ascetic transference, which might be artistic license on Davies’s part—but certainly makes for harrowing cinema.
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First Known Use of transference
TRANSFERENCE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of transference for English Language Learners
: the act of moving something from one place to another
psychology : a process by which the feelings that you had for someone (such as a parent) when you were a child become directed to someone else (such as a psychoanalyst)
Legal Definition of transference
: an act, process, or instance of transferring
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