ANNULMENT

n. 1. the formal termination of a marriage, partnership, or other judicial proceeding. 2. in psychoanalytic theory, this refers to the neutralizing of unpalatable ideas, by converting them into daydreams or other fantasies.

ANNULMENT: "The person requested an annulment to his or her marriage after deciding that the differences were irreconcilable. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ANNULMENT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/annulment/ (accessed July 15, 2020).
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