Find over 25,000 psychological definitions


emotional adjustment

the condition or process of personal acceptance of and adaptation to one’s circumstances, which may require modification of attitudes and the expression of emotions that are appropriate to a given situation.

Browse dictionary by letter

a b c d e f g h i j k l m n o p q r s t u v w x y z

Psychology term of the day

February 24th 2024

test interpretation

test interpretation

the clinical, educational, vocational, or other practical inferences given to a particular test result. Such conclusions are typically drawn by an expert in testing or by suitable computer software.