psychological novel


noun

a novel that focuses on the complex mental and emotional lives of its characters and explores the various levels of mental activity.

Nearby words

  1. psycholepsy,
  2. psycholinguistics,
  3. psychological,
  4. psychological block,
  5. psychological moment,
  6. psychological operations,
  7. psychological primary,
  8. psychological warfare,
  9. psychologism,
  10. psychologist

Origin of psychological novel

First recorded in 1850–55

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