SENSORY OVERLOAD

a state where our senses are overwhelmed by stimuli where a person is unable to process and respond to all of them. See communication overload; information overload; stimulus overload.

SENSORY OVERLOAD: "A sensory overload overwhelms our senses."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "SENSORY OVERLOAD," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/sensory-overload/ (accessed September 29, 2020).
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