PARAMIMISM By N., Pam M.S. - April 7, 2013 noun. a gesture or other motion which has a connotation to the client although other people might not comprehend its importance. PARAMIMISM: "Paramimism occurs more often than most are able of realizing in hospital settings." Related Psychology Terms PERCEIVE NAIKAN TRANSACTION COUNTERTRANSFERENCE VERBIGERATION VERGENCE OVEREXTENSION OVERCORRECTION GESTURE PARALLAX Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "PARAMIMISM," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/paramimism/ (accessed October 16, 2019).