DAYMARE By N., Sam M.S. - 148 noun. An event of minor anxiety, stress, or fear, that is alike to a bad dream, but happens at a time when the person is fully awake and is preceded by waking-state fallacies. DAYMARE: "Daymares are not nearly as common as nightmares." Related Psychology Terms Comparison of Assessment Tools DREAM-STATE (D-STATE, REM- STATE) DREAM INTERPRETATION (Historical) Dissociative Identity Disorder DREAM INTERPRETATION (Modern) SULLIVAN, HARRY STACK (1892- 1949) Crisis Diagnosis and Intervention BRAIN WAVES (Electroencephalogram, EEG) OBSESSRVE-COMPULSIVE REACTION ADOLESCENCE (Theories) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DAYMARE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/daymare/ (accessed December 6, 2022).