ego ideal definition

  • noun:
    • In psychoanalysis, the part of one's ego which contains an idealized self centered on those people, specially moms and dads and colleagues, one admires and wishes to emulate.
    • (psychoanalysis) the an element of the pride which contains a perfect of private excellence toward which a person strives
    • In psychoanalysis, the section of a person's ego which has an idealized self according to those, specially moms and dads and colleagues, one admires and desires to imitate.
    • (psychoanalysis) the part of the ego that contains a great of individual excellence toward which one strives

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