PLEASURE By N., Sam M.S. - 19 noun. the feeling or sensation elicited by the pleasure or anticipation of what is felt or seen as positive or favorable. PLEASURE: "I try to take some pleasure in all things in life." Related Psychology Terms ADOLESCENCE (Theories) COGNITIVE DISSONANCE (Dissonance Theory) ASTHENIC REACTION (Neurasthenia) JUNG, CARL GUSTAV (1875-1961) PAIN DRIVE BEHAVIORAL CONTRAST LYSERGIC ACID (LSD) Dissociative Identity Disorder HORNEY, KAREN (1885-1952) Diagnosis and Treatment Planning Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "PLEASURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/pleasure/ (accessed January 23, 2022).