UNPLEASURE

noun. With regard to psychoanalytic theory, the stress or tension, psychic pain, and ego suffering which is felt whenever instinctual necessities and desires, like thirst and sleep, are inhibited by the ego and gratification is refused.

UNPLEASURE: "Unpleasure is thought by many healers of alternative medicine to be a core factor in health and wellbeing on a whole."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "UNPLEASURE," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 29, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/unpleasure/ (accessed October 13, 2019).
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