Synonyms and Antonyms for reality-principle

1. reality principle (n.)

(psychoanalysis) the governing principle of the ego; the principle that as a child grows it becomes aware of the real environment and the need to accommodate to it

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2. principle (n.)

a basic generalization that is accepted as true and that can be used as a basis for reasoning or conduct

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6. principle (n.)

(law) an explanation of the fundamental reasons (especially an explanation of the working of some device in terms of laws of nature)

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8. reality (n.)

all of your experiences that determine how things appear to you

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9. reality (n.)

the state of being actual or real

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10. reality (n.)

the state of the world as it really is rather than as you might want it to be

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