Definition of Repressions

1. Noun. (plural of repression) ¹



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Definition of Repressions

1. repression [n] - See also: repression

Lexicographical Neighbors of Repressions

represents
repress
repressed
represser
repressers
represses
repressibility
repressible
repressible enzyme
repressilator
repressilators
repressing
repression
repression-sensitization
repressionist
repressions (current term)
repressive
repressively
repressiveness
repressor
repressor gene
repressor protein
repressor proteins
repressors
repressure
repressured
repressures
repressuring
repressurise
repressurises

Literary usage of Repressions

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Psycho-analysis: A Brief Account of the Freudian Theory by Barbara Low (1920)
"In the course of that conflict, and to serve its purpose, the repressions are created. It is necessary to return now to the discussion of the two great ..."

2. Psycho-analysis: A Brief Account of the Freudian Theory by Barbara Low (1920)
"In the course of that conflict, and to serve its purpose, the repressions are created. It is necessary to return now to the discussion of the two great ..."

3. The Individual Delinquent: A Text-book of Diagnosis and Prognosis for All by William Healy (1915)
"... mental conflicts and repressions. That considerable subtlety of mental processes is uncovered by the concrete findings should not deter either students ..."

4. The Individual Delinquent: A Text-book of Diagnosis and Prognosis for All by William Healy (1915)
"... certain sharply out-standing facts in the realm of criminalistic genetics which are best discussed under the head of mental conflicts and repressions. ..."

5. The Individual Delinquent: A Text-book of Diagnosis and Prognosis for All by William Healy (1915)
"... certain sharply out-standing facts in the realm of criminalistic genetics which are best discussed under the head of mental conflicts and repressions. ..."

6. Civic Education: Sociological Foundations and Courses by David Snedden (1922)
"SOCIAL repressions Undemocratic repression of individuals handicapped by natural inferiorities may, under primitive or simple social conditions, ..."

7. Taboo and Genetics: A Study of the Biological, Socialogical and by Melvin Moses Knight (1920)
"... but aggravated by taboo repressions; Transformation in attitude toward woman in the early Christian period; Psychological reasons for the persistence in ..."

8. The Exceptional Child by Maximilian Paul Eugen Groszmann (1917)
"Early repressions.—In the first five to seven years of a child's life, during which time he is almost entirely in the home receiving his training from his ..."

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