Shamus Award–winning author Peter Spiegelman returns with this psychologically thrilling novel.
Punishments may act as a deterrant, but once actually invoked, they make it psychologically difficult to surrender.
As both a writer and a maker of objects, both practices must be psychologically very close for you.
Her uncanny juxtapositions are provocative—spatially, aesthetically, and psychologically.
It threatens us intellectually, ideologically, morally, psychologically, and diplomatically.
I resisted them; and after a pretty bad time, psychologically speaking, I cut the connexion.
But between the two, Cummings was the coward, psychologically at least.
That I was a beginner, psychologically and financially, is pretty plain from what I have before said.
And what do I look for, psychologically significant portions, is that it?
psychologically, it was a most satisfactory development, playing out in classical microcosm the massive behavior of total man.
1680s; see psychology + -ical. Related: Psychologically. Psychological warfare recorded from 1940. Psychological moment was in vogue from 1871, from French moment psychologique "moment of immediate expectation of something about to happen."
The original German phrase, misinterpreted by the French & imported together with its false sense into English, meant the psychic factor, the mental effect, the influence exerted by a state of mind, & not a point of time at all, das Moment in German corresponding to our momentum, not our moment. [Fowler]
psychological psy·cho·log·i·cal (sī'kə-lŏj'ĭ-kəl) or psy·cho·log·ic (-lŏj'ĭk)
Of or relating to psychology.
Of, relating to, or arising from the mind or emotions.
Influencing or intended to influence the mind or emotions.