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1. idealisation

noun. (psychiatry) a defense mechanism that splits something you are ambivalent about into two representations--one good and one bad.

Synonyms

  • defense reaction
  • idealization
  • defence mechanism
  • defense
  • defence reaction
  • defence

Antonyms

  • question
  • offence
  • offense
  • conception

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2. idealisation

noun. a portrayal of something as ideal.

Synonyms

  • romanticization
  • appreciation
  • romanticisation
  • sentimentalization
  • glorification
  • idealization
  • admiration

Antonyms

  • tasteless
  • disapproval
  • decrease
  • depreciation

3. idealisation

noun. something that exists only as an idea.

Synonyms

  • thought
  • idealization

Antonyms

  • Anglophobia
  • misogyny
  • dislike
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