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psyche

psyche

 
 
pronunciation:
saI ki
features:
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the human soul or spirit.
The minister was concerned more about her psyche than about her current difficulties.
synonyms:
soul, spirit
similar words:
anima, interior, mind
definition 2: in psychiatry, the mental makeup of a person.
Concern for others forms a large part of her psyche.
synonyms:
being, ego, self
similar words:
makeup, nature, personality, temperament
definition 3: (cap.) in Greek mythology, a beautiful girl who was loved by Eros.
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