words that are not directly correlated with an image- words which would not immediately bring an image to the mind when heard

ABSTRACT WORD: "Abstract words or feelings such as instincts or anxiety are widely understood even though there is no real way to physically display them for description."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ABSTRACT WORD," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/abstract-word/ (accessed June 3, 2020).