Synonyms for defense reaction

Synonyms for (noun) defense reaction

Synonyms: defence, defence mechanism, defence reaction, defense, defense mechanism, defense reaction

Definition: (psychiatry) an unconscious process that tries to reduce the anxiety associated with instinctive desires

Similar words: process, unconscious process

Definition: a mental process that you are not directly aware of

Usage: the process of denial

Similar words: psychoanalytic process

Definition: a process that is assumed to occur in psychoanalytic theory

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