Jungian (adj.) 1933, "of or pertaining to the psychoanalytic school of Dr. Carl Gustav Jung" (1875-1961); for suffix, see -IAN (Cf. -ian).

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  • Jungian — prop. a. of or pertaining to Carl Jung, Swiss psychiatrist. [WordNet 1.5] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Jungian — adjective Date: circa 1930 of, relating to, or characteristic of C. G. Jung or his psychological doctrines • Jungian noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • jungian — The psychological system or the psychoanalytic form of treatment deriving from it; developed by Carl Gustav Jung. * * * Jung·ian yu̇ŋ ē ən n an adherent of the psychological doctrines of C. G. Jung Jung yu̇ŋ Carl Gustav (1875 1961) Swiss… …   Medical dictionary

  • Jungian — adj. Jungian is used with these nouns: ↑psychology …   Collocations dictionary

  • Jungian — /yoong ee euhn/, adj. 1. of or pertaining to Carl G. Jung or his theories, esp. of archetypes and the collective unconscious. n. 2. an advocate or follower of Jung s theories. [1930 35; JUNG + IAN] * * * …   Universalium

  • Jungian — adjective Of or pertaining to the psychology of . See Also: Freudian …   Wiktionary

  • Jungian — n. supporter of the theories or teachings of Carl Jung (Swiss psychologist) adj. of or pertaining to Carl Jung or his teachings and theories (Swiss psychologist) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • Jungian — [ jʊŋɪən] adjective relating to the Swiss psychologist Carl Jung (1875–1961) or his system of analytical psychology. noun a follower of Jung or his system …   English new terms dictionary

  • jungian — jung·i·an …   English syllables

  • Jungian — Jung•i•an [[t]ˈyʊŋ i ən[/t]] adj. 1) psl of or pertaining to Carl G. Jung or his psychological theories 2) psl an advocate or follower of Jung s theories • Etymology: 1930–35 …   From formal English to slang

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