ANTICIPATION

n. the imagining of a future event, which sometimes creates an affective response (a court date - anxiety, a party - excitement). 2. the onset of hereditary disease early than expected in successive generations.

ANTICIPATION: "A small boy anticipated seeing his teacher in the class. "
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ANTICIPATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/anticipation/ (accessed October 26, 2020).
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