Definition of analysand in English:

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Pronunciation: /əˈnaləˌsand/ Pronunciation: /əˈnaləˌzand/


A person undergoing psychoanalysis.
Example sentences
  • First it is a communication between psychoanalysts, analysands and supervisees.
  • That is perfectly acceptable, but then it is important that you consciously state what you think an analysand comes to a psychoanalyst for and what you think the function of a psychoanalyst is, because based on that all-else follows.
  • The most demanding part of a Jungian analysis occurs when the analysand (the person undergoing analysis) begins to confront his own shadow.

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Syllabification: a·nal·y·sand

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