Definition of psychoanalytical in English:

psychoanalytical

adjective

  • See psychoanalytic

    • ‘And psychoanalytical theorists tell us that we no longer have the Oedipus complex, but live in an era of universalised perversion.’
    • ‘Psychoanalytical theory has had a huge impact upon literary studies.’
    • ‘Use of any psychoanalytical approach here is only going to be useful if it sheds some light on the question.’
    • ‘His allegories of the British condition rely on historical and psychoanalytical discourses.’
    • ‘He puts forward the psychoanalytical interpretation of the story as an example of "the evil mother".’

Pronunciation

psychoanalytical

/ˌsʌɪkəʊanəˈlɪtɪk(ə)l/