[sahy-kol-uh-jahyz] /saɪˈkɒl əˌdʒaɪz/
verb (used without object), psychologized, psychologizing.
to make psychological investigations or speculations, especially those that are naive or uninformed.
to make interpretations of behaviour and mental processes
to carry out investigation in the field of psychology
psychologize psy·chol·o·gize (sī-kŏl’ə-jīz’)
v. psy·chol·o·gized, psy·chol·o·giz·ing, psy·chol·o·giz·es
To explain behavior in psychological terms.
To investigate, reason, or speculate in psychological terms.
noun, plural psychologies. 1. the science of the mind or of mental states and processes. 2. the science of human and animal behavior. 3. the sum or characteristics of the mental states and processes of a person or class of persons, or of the mental states and processes involved in a field of activity: the […]
/ˌsaɪkəʊˈmækɪə/ noun 1. conflict of the soul
noun 1. occult communication between souls or with spirits.
noun 1. Psychology. psychometrics. 2. the alleged art or faculty of divining facts concerning an object or a person associated with it, by contact with or proximity to the object. psychometric /ˌsaɪkəʊˈmɛtrɪk/ adjective 1. of or relating to psychometrics or psychometry noun (psychol) 1. measurement and testing of mental states and processes See also psychometrics […]
[sahy-kuh-me-triks] /ˌsaɪ kəˈmɛ trɪks/ noun, (used with a singular verb) Psychology. 1. the measurement of mental traits, abilities, and processes. psychometrics /ˌsaɪkəʊˈmɛtrɪks/ noun (functioning as sing) 1. the branch of psychology concerned with the design and use of psychological tests 2. the application of statistical and mathematical techniques to psychological testing psychometrics psy·cho·met·rics (sī’kə-mět’rĭks) n. […]