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enmeshment

n. a condition in which two or more people, typically family members, are involved in each other’s activities and personal relationships to an excessive degree, thus limiting or precluding healthy interaction and compromising individual autonomy and identity.

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submissiveness

submissiveness

n. a tendency to comply with the wishes or obey the orders of others. —submissive adj.