deprogram definition

  • verb-transitive:
    • To counteract or make an effort to counteract the consequence of an indoctrination, especially a religious or cult indoctrination.
    • To counteract or try to counteract the effect of an indoctrination, especially a religious or cult indoctrination.
  • verb:
    • To counteract the results of previous development or brainwashing, particularly in an effort to sway an individual to abandon their allegiance to a cult
    • To counteract the consequences of previous programming or brainwashing, especially in an attempt to persuade people to abandon his allegiance to a cult

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