CONTRASUGGESTIBILITY By N., Sam M.S. - 11 noun. a propensity to act or speak the contrary of what has been recommended or asked for. CONTRASUGGESTIBILITY: "Children often display perfect examples of contrasuggestability." Related Psychology Terms CHILD PSYCHIATRY FAMILY CARE Collectivist and Individualist Cultures NURSERY SCHOOL EXPERIENCE CHARACTER DEVELOPMENT A Comparison of Maternal and Paternal Filicide SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) REGRESSION Piaget’s Theory of Cognitive Development DISCIPLINE (literally, “to learn”) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "CONTRASUGGESTIBILITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/contrasuggestibility/ (accessed June 24, 2022).