DEIXIS By N., Sam M.S. - 0 Linguistics. Where a word or phrase used is dependent on the situation. DEIXIS: "Deixis uses words whose meaning can change depending on your point of view." Related Psychology Terms LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) ESTHETICS READABILITY RESEARCH READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) CREATIVITY TESTS JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams READINESS TESTS ADOLESCENCE (Theories) LEARNING ADDS Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "DEIXIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/deixis/ (accessed June 28, 2022).