word-association test
noun Date: 1946 a test of personality and mental function in which the subject is required to respond to each of a series of words with the first word that comes to mind or with a word of a specified class of words (as antonyms)

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  • word-association test — [wʉrd′ə sō΄sē ā′shən] n. a psychological test in which the person being tested responds to a given word with the first word (or the first word in a specified category, such as an antonym) brought to mind * * * …   Universalium

  • word-association test — [wʉrd′ə sō΄sē ā′shən] n. a psychological test in which the person being tested responds to a given word with the first word (or the first word in a specified category, such as an antonym) brought to mind …   English World dictionary

  • word-association test — wərd n a test of personality and mental function in which the subject is required to respond to each of a series of words with the first word that comes to mind or with a word of a specified class of words (as antonyms) …   Medical dictionary

  • word association test — noun : a method for exploring the content of the mind wherein the subject is required to respond to a stimulus word with the first word he thinks of or with one of a specified class of words * * * Psychol. a technique for determining a subject s… …   Useful english dictionary

  • word association test — Psychol. a technique for determining a subject s associative pattern by providing a verbal stimulus to which a verbal response is required. [1945 50] * * * …   Universalium

  • Word Association Test — See projective tests …   Dictionary of sociology

  • Тест словесных ассоциаций (word association test) — Т. с. а. простая индивидуальная методика. Испытуемый в ответ на услышанное стимульное слово должен как можно быстрее отреагировать первым пришедшим ему в голову словом. Тестирующий регистрирует это слово, время реакции и любые др. специфические… …   Психологическая энциклопедия

  • тест ассоциативный словесный (WORD ASSOCIATION TEST) — один из проективных тестов, предложенный швейцарским психологом К.Г. Юнгом для выявления скрытых аффективных комплексов. Тест требует от испытуемого возможно более спонтанной словесной реакции на стимульный материал, состоящий из списка не… …   Энциклопедический словарь по психологии и педагогике

  • Word Association — is a common word game involving an exchange of words that are associated together.How to playOnce an original word has been chosen, usually randomly or arbitrarily, a player will find a word that they associate with it and make it known to all… …   Wikipedia

  • association test — noun : word association test …   Useful english dictionary

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