[sich-oo-ey-shuh-niz-uh m] /ˌsɪtʃ uˈeɪ ʃəˌnɪz əm/
the theory that behavior is chiefly response to immediate situations.
noun 1. manner of being situated; location or position with reference to environment: The situation of the house allowed for a beautiful view. 2. a place or locality. 3. condition; case; plight: He is in a desperate situation. 4. the state of affairs; combination of circumstances: The present international situation is dangerous. 5. a position […]
- Situational psychosis
situational psychosis sit·u·a·tion·al psychosis (sĭch’ōō-ā’shə-nəl) n. A severe, transitory emotional disorder caused by an extremely distressing event or situation.
noun 1. a comedy drama, especially a television series made up of discrete episodes about the same group of characters, as members of a family. situation comedy noun 1. (on television or radio) a comedy series involving the same characters in various day-to-day situations which are developed as separate stories for each episode Also called […]
noun 1. a view of ethics that deprecates general moral principles while emphasizing the source of moral judgments in the distinctive characters of specific situations.