— as in: bruised her ego
She has such an inflated
, she probably thinks we planned the whole thing for her.
one’s sense of self-esteem or importance or ability
— (Freud’s definition)
tries to satisfy the unconscious desires of the id.
psychoanalysis: the conscious mind
There is also a specialized definition of
in psychoanalysis which refers to the conscious mind.
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