- The satisfying of unconscious desires in dreams or fantasies: there is a strong element of wish fulfilment in this episodeMore example sentences
- The former is governed by wish-fulfilment and the pleasure principle; the latter by conscious planning and the reality principle.
- In part it is because it so successfully juggles fantasy and reality, wish-fulfilment and the daily grind of life.
- It's a classical case of subconscious wish-fulfilment.
More definitions of wish fulfilmentDefinition of wish fulfilment in:
- The US English dictionary