Synonyms for introjection |

Synonyms and antonyms for introjection

1. introjection (n.)

(psychoanalysis) the internalization of the parent figures and their values; leads to the formation of the superego


2. introjection (n.)

(psychology) unconscious internalization of aspects of the world (especially aspects of persons) within the self in such a way that the internalized representation takes over the psychological functions of the external objects