PARAREACTION By N., Sam M.S. - 0 noun. an irregular or magnified response to a fairly small incident, that might come to be the premise for a delusion. PARAREACTION: "Your parareaction to the situation was not appreciated." Related Psychology Terms Counselor's Role in Emergency Teams ASTHENIC REACTION (Neurasthenia) REINFORCEMENT (Reward and Punishment) REACTION TIME (Response Latency) CIVILIAN CATASTROPHE REACTIONS AVOIDANCE LEARNING RORSCHACH TEST DELUSION NIHILISM (Nihilistic Delusion) OEDIPUS COMPLEX (Oedipus Situation) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PARAREACTION," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/parareaction/ (accessed December 7, 2022).