toggle menu
menu
vocabulary
1000+ books
Go to Book

transference
used in The Mill on the Floss

only 1 use
(click/touch triangles for details)
Definition
the process whereby emotions are passed on or displaced from one person to another — especially to the therapist
  • Maggie could not speak, but she put out her arms to receive the tiny baby, while Mumps snuffed at it anxiously, to ascertain that this transference was all right.
    7.1 -- Book 7 Chapter 1 -- The Return to the Mill (71% in)

There are no more uses of "transference" in The Mill on the Floss.

Typical Usage  (best examples)
Dictionary / pronunciation — Google®Dictionary list — Onelook.com®Wikipedia Article