SLIP OF THE TONGUE By N., Sam M.S. - 10 a minor speech error that is not related to a specific speech disorder. A spoonerism is an example or swapping one word for another. It is also known as lapses linguae. SLIP OF THE TONGUE: "We all have a slip of the tongue occasionally." Related Psychology Terms Dissociative Identity Disorder SPEECH DISORDERS LANGUAGE (Psycholinguistics) READING DISABILITY (Paralexia, Dyslexia) EXOTIC PSYCHOSES SEXUAL DEVIATIONS (GENERAL) CEREBRAL CORTEX EPILEPSY (Symptoms and Types) CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGY HUNGER DRIVE Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "SLIP OF THE TONGUE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 13, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/slip-of-the-tongue/ (accessed August 11, 2022).