Mesmerism Synonyms

mĕz'mə-rĭz'əm, mĕs'-

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Synonyms for Mesmerism

A trancelike state resembling sleep, usually induced by a therapist by focusing a subject's attention, that heightens the subject's receptivity to suggestion. The uses of hypnosis in medicine and psychology include recovering repressed memories, modifying or eliminating undesirable behavior (such as smoking), and treating certain chronic disorders, such as anxiety.
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(Pathology) severe bodily condition, described in psychiatric pathology, marked by sudden rigidity, fixation of posture, and loss of contact with environmental conditions
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A condition of great mental concentration or abstraction, esp. one induced by religious fervor or mysticism
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(Informal) A period of weather of a particular kind:
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(Uncountable) The act of suggesting.
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A state in which one has difficulty in thinking or using one's senses.
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Absent or reduced sensitivity to cutaneous stimulation.
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Find another word for mesmerism. In this page you can discover 12 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for mesmerism, like: hypnosis, catalepsy, trance, spell, entrancing, hypnotism, stupor, suggestion, spiritualism, occultism and spiritualistic.