Definition of Catharsis. Meaning of Catharsis. Synonyms of Catharsis

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Definition of Catharsis

Catharsis
Catharsis Ca*thar"sis, n. (Psychotherapy) The process of relieving an abnormal excitement by re["e]stablishing the association of the emotion with the memory or idea of the event that first caused it, and of eliminating it by complete expression (called the abreaction).
Catharsis
Catharsis Ca*thar"sis, n. [NL., fr. Gr. ?. See Cathartic.] (Med.) A natural or artificial purgation of any passage, as of the mouth, bowels, etc.

Meaning of Catharsis from wikipedia

- Catharsis (from Gr**** κάθαρσις katharsis meaning "purification" or "cleansing") is the purification and purgation of emotions—particularly pity and fear—through...
- Catharsis is the ninth studio album by American heavy metal band Machine Head, released on January 26, 2018. The album is the first to be completely co-written...
- Catharsis is Gr**** word meaning "cleansing" or "purging". Catharsis may also refer to: Catharsis (medicine), the effect of a cathartic, a substance that...
- Poems of Color, an instrumental album that has been interpreted to be a catharsis to his failed relationship with Gardner. Also that year, Sinatra sang...
- sensibly seems to be drawing to a close", but called its ultimate bid for catharsis "unsuccessful", saying, "Not even the threat of universal annihilation...
- however, they carry a risk of electrolyte imbalances and dehydration. Catharsis can be an effect of pesticide poisonings, such as with elemental sulfur...
- Katharsis may refer to: Catharsis or katharsis, a Gr**** word meaning "cleansing" or "purging" Katharsis (journal), an Israeli periodical Katharsis, one...
- later used to name his band Painface. In 1993, a new band called Inveigh Catharsis formed in Des Moines, with Gray on b****, Brainard on guitar and Colsefni...
- announced that a big update on Catharsis was to be released soon. On May 1, 2015, Tofte revealed the album art for Catharsis as well as its release date...
- selections are appropriately self-absorbed but move beyond journalistic catharsis to real insight and stunning language for one so young." Poet Laureate...
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