introject

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v introject incorporate (attitudes or ideas) into one's personality unconsciously
    • n introject (psychoanalysis) parental figures (and their values) that you introjected as a child; the voice of conscience is usually a parent's voice internalized
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Usage

In literature:

Introjection, of object into ego, 65, 67-8, 76.
"Group Psychology and The Analysis of The Ego" by Sigmund Freud
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