AIM-INHIBITED

with regard to psychoanalytic standard, depicting a behavior, especially with respect to interplay behavior where fundamental motivations are turned away from the origin subject and stay in a state of unawareness.

AIM-INHIBITED: "Sometimes smokers can satisfy a hunger for food by smoking a cigarette- this would be an example of an aim-inhibited activity."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "AIM-INHIBITED," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/aim-inhibited/ (accessed September 22, 2020).
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