inner child

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  1. the childlike aspect of a person's psyche, especially when viewed as an independent entity: healing your inner child through psychotherapy.
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  • Instead of helping men connect with their inner-child, Kunis helps them find their inner man.

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    Is Mila Kunis Good for Men?

    Danielle Friedman

    July 1, 2012


British Dictionary definitions for inner child

inner child

noun
  1. psychol the part of the psyche believed to retain feelings as they were experienced in childhood
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