FLOATING-LIMB RESPONSE By N., Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 the term that describes the standard hypnotic inductions and is a positive response to a suggestion allowing the hand to float upwards. See Kohnstamn test. FLOATING-LIMB RESPONSE: "Floating limb response is a reaction to hypnotic induction." Related Psychology Terms NEGATIVE HALLUCINATION TRANCE FORCED-RESPONSE TEST PITHIATISM MENTAL TEST 1 FLEXION REFLEX GRIP STRENGTH TEST GOAL RESPONSE RECOLLECTION WISCONSIN CARD SORTING TEST (WCST) Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "FLOATING-LIMB RESPONSE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/floating-limb-response/ (accessed December 9, 2019).