CATAPHASIA By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 1. Language disorder where a single word is repeated. See syntactical aphasia- verbigeration. CATAPHASIA: "People with cataphasia get stuck on one word and repeat it." Related Psychology Terms CATAPHASIA BROCA'S APHASIA SEMANTIC APHASIA EXPRESSIVE APHASIA SENSORIMOTOR APHASIA FLUENT APHASIA MELODIC INTONATION THERAPY (MIT) GLOBAL APHASIA MULTILINGUAL APHASIA EXAMINATION (MAE) APHASIA Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CATAPHASIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cataphasia-2/ (accessed March 31, 2020).