ORAL PERSONALITY By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 with regard to psychoanalytic theory, a trend of character traits stemming from obsessive focus during the oral stage of psychosexual development. Commonly referred to as oral character. ORAL PERSONALITY: "The neglect Tony faced as a child was likely the cause of his oral personality as an adult." Related Psychology Terms ORAL-RECEPTIVE PERSONALITY ORAL-AGGRESSIVE PERSONALITY ANAL PERSONALITY ORAL EROTICISM ORAL-BITING PHASE ANAL-AGGRESSIVE PERSONALITY ORAL STAGE PHALLIC PERSONALITY ANAL EROTICISM ORAL-SUCKING PHASE Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ORAL PERSONALITY," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/oral-personality/ (accessed February 24, 2021).