ROLE SHIFT

In interactions between two people in a relationship, one party will adopt the characteristics and behavioral patterns of the second party. See also: role reversal.

ROLE SHIFT: "The role shift in the relationship was a little bit creepy."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ROLE SHIFT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/role-shift/ (accessed October 14, 2019).
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