idealization definition

  • noun:
    • The act or process of idealizing.
    • The representation of natural objects, scenes, etc., so on show their particular key faculties; the research for the perfect.
    • The work or procedure of idealizing.
    • The representation of all-natural things, moments, etc., in such a way as to show their main faculties; the analysis of the perfect.
    • A defense system that splits one thing one is ambivalent about into two representations -- one good and one bad.
    • something which is present only as a thought.
    • a protrayal of anything as ideal.
    • The work of creating in concept or perhaps in thought; the act of earning ideal. Also spelled idealisation.
    • (psychiatry) a defense mechanism that splits some thing you will be ambivalent about into two representations--one good and another bad
    • a portrayal of some thing as perfect
    • something which exists just as a thought

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