Definition of inkblot test in US English:

inkblot test

noun

  • another term for Rorschach test
    • ‘I didn't get in because I failed the inkblot test.’
    • ‘If you're ever faced with taking an inkblot test, your best bet is to decline it, especially if your life or liberty are on the line in a court of law or shrink's office.’
    • ‘As the weeks dragged by, psychologists continued to probe their minds by administering Rorschach inkblot tests and personality inventories.’
    • ‘Donnelly, a clinical forensic psychologist, is among those using inkblot tests to help design better therapies.’
    • ‘Do you see anything interesting or bizarre in this inkblot test?’

Pronunciation

inkblot test

/ˈiNGkblät ˌtest/