Definition of Abreact in English :

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Abreact meaning in English

Meaning of Abreact in English

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Abreact pronunciation in English

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1. abreact

discharge bad feelings or tension through verbalization

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to alleviate (emotional tension) through abreaction

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tr.v. ab·re·act·ed, ab·re·act·ing, ab·re·acts
In psychoanalytic theory, to release (repressed emotions) by intentionally recounting, acting out, or remembering the trauma causing the conflict.

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