deliberately cultivated adulation of a person, esp a political leader
noun, Psychiatry. 1. any of a group of mental disorders characterized by deeply ingrained maladaptive patterns of behavior and personality style, which are usually recognizable as early as adolescence and are often lifelong in duration. noun 1. (psychiatry) any of a group of mental disorders characterized by a permanent disposition to behave in ways causing […]
- Personality formation
personality formation n. The organization and structure of the components of a person’s character or personality.
noun, Psychology. 1. a questionnaire designed to measure personality types or characteristics. noun 1. (psychol) a form of personality test in which the subject answers questions about himself. The results are used to determine dimensions of personality, such as extroversion personality inventory n. A questionnaire that is scored to yield a profile of the particular […]
- Personality profile
personality profile n.