FUGUE By Nugent, Pam M.S. - May 11, 2013 a brief period where a person is in a semi-conscious state in routine activity and has no memory of the actions taken. It is associated with epilepsy and alcohol intoxication. FUGUE: "A fugue can be seen in catatonic excitement." Related Psychology Terms MISIDENTIFICATION SUBSTANCE INTOXICATION ALCOHOLIC BRAIN SYNDROME ALCOHOLIC PSYCHOSIS BLACKOUT STATE-DEPENDENT MEMORY AUTOMATIZATION SELF-ACTIVITY AUTONOETIC MEMORY SEIZURE Cite this page: Nugent, Pam M.S., "FUGUE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, May 11, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/fugue/ (accessed May 27, 2018).