ATHYMIA By N., Sam M.S. - 51 n. 1. the complete absence of feeling or emotion. 2. May also refer to the congenital absence of the thymus. ATHYMIA: "A person with athymia has no emotion whatsoever." Related Psychology Terms EMOTION (Theories) EMOTION (General) MENTAL RETARDATION (CAUSES) INHIBITION LOVE CHILD PSYCHIATRY ANTISOCIAL REACTION SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) COLOR BLINDNESS JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "ATHYMIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/athymia/ (accessed February 6, 2023).