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Meaning of MENTAL BLOCK

Pronunciation:  'mentl blâk

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension; "I knew his name perfectly well but I had a temporary block"
 
 Synonyms: block
 
 See Also: inability, writer's block

 

 

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 Related Terms: agnosia, block, blocking, conversion, defense mechanism, delirium, delusion, delusion of persecution, disorientation, flight of ideas, hallucination, hallucinosis, mental confusion, nihilism, nihilistic delusion, paralogia, psychological block, repression, sublimation, suppression, symbolization
 

 

 

 

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