|See also stream of consciousness a literary attempt to present the mental processes of a character before they are formed into regular patterns of speech or logical sequence|
|a gadget; dingus; thingumbob.|
|a fool or simpleton; ninny.|
in dramatic and nondramatic fiction, narrative technique that exhibits the thoughts passing through the minds of the protagonists. These ideas may be either loosely related impressions approaching free association or more rationally structured sequences of thought and emotion.
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