Synonyms of catharsis in English:

catharsis


See definition of catharsis

noun

1‘there is a view that violent games can exert a positive effect through catharsis’

SYNONYMS

purging, purgation, purification, cleansing, release, relief, emotional release, freeing, deliverance, exorcism, ridding

abreaction

rare depuration, lustration

ANTONYMS

repression