peak experience


noun Psychology.

a high point in the life of a self-actualizer, during which the person feels ecstatic and more alive and whole than is usual.

Nearby words

  1. peafowl,
  2. peag,
  3. peahen,
  4. peak,
  5. peak district,
  6. peak expiratory flow,
  7. peak flow meter,
  8. peak load,
  9. peak programme meter,
  10. peak time

Origin of peak experience

First recorded in 1960–65

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