Definition of neo-Freudianism in US English:

neo-Freudianism

noun

  • A recent or modified form of Freudianism; specifically a development of Freudian psychoanalytic theory characterized by an emphasis on the importance of social and cultural factors in psychological processes.

Origin

1920s; earliest use found in Journal of Philosophy. From neo- + Freudianism.

Pronunciation

neo-Freudianism

/ˌniːə(ʊ)ˈfrɔɪdɪənɪz(ə)m/