CRYPTOPHORIC SYMBOLISM

explained by American psychotherapist Richard Royal Kopp, a kind of symbolization displayed in a roundabout way in the form of a metaphor. Commonly referred to as metaphoric symbolism.

CRYPTOPHORIC SYMBOLISM: "Crytophoric symbolism is used more often to express difficult tasks or situations than it is easy or pleasurable ones."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "CRYPTOPHORIC SYMBOLISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/cryptophoric-symbolism/ (accessed November 18, 2019).
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