DEVALUATION

The defence mechanism that denies the importance of someone or something.

DEVALUATION: "Joe used devaluation ideas to deny his own importance."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "DEVALUATION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/devaluation/ (accessed January 28, 2020).
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