Libido in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Libido

(common usage) Sexual urges or drives. | (psychology) Drives or mental energies related to or based on sexual instincts but not necessarily sexual in and of themselves. | (astronomy, archaic or misused, an occasional carry-over from astrology to astronomy) Synonym of albedo in terms of a planet's, such as that of Mars, average surface spectral reflectivity.

Short Example Sentences for Libido

  • 1. The libido again returns to them. 🔊
  • 2. Maß narzißtischer Libido auf das Objekt überfließt. 🔊
  • 3. Zielen der Genitalorganisation der Libido völlig ab. 🔊
  • 4. How does the libido find its way to these points of fixation? 🔊
  • 5. The derivation of anxiety from the libido is hence put aside. 🔊
  • 6. Eadem semper causa, libido et avaritia, et mutandarum rerum amor. 🔊
  • 7. The libido shows its phylogenetic origin most readily, I should say. 🔊

How to use Libido in Sentences?

  • 1. The measure of unsatisfied libido which the average human being can stand is limited. 🔊
  • 2. The chained dog soon becomes savage, and the chained libido reverts to savagery also. 🔊
  • 3. Forschung in dem Entwicklungsgang der individuellen Libido bekannt geworden ist. 🔊
  • 4. I have by no means mentioned all the observations that speak for the genetic relation of the libido to fear. 🔊
  • 5. The desired connection is brought about by presupposing the antithesis of the ego to libido that is so frequently claimed. 🔊
  • 6. Along the path of regression the libido is enticed by fixations which it has left behind at these stages in its development. 🔊
  • 7. The libido need only retire to the imagination in order to find from them the open road to all suppressed fixations. 🔊
  • 8. Tod desselben oder infolge von Umständen, die zum Rückzug der Libido vom Objekt genötigt haben. 🔊
  • 9. That is obscure and warns us not to forget that the libido of a person belongs fundamentally to him and cannot confront him as an external force. 🔊
  • 10. Especially is the return to the first incestuous objects of libido a feature that the neurotic exhibits with positively tiresome regularity. 🔊
  • 11. Regression of the libido without suppression would never result in neurosis but would finally end in perversion. 🔊
  • 12. In some conditions of excitement we may observe the mixture of anxiety and libido and the final substitution of anxiety for libido. 🔊
  • 13. Of the two libido regressions, the regression to a former stage of sexual organization is by far the more conspicuous. 🔊
  • 14. The return of the libido to phantasy is an intermediate step on the road to symptom development and well deserves a special designation. 🔊
  • 15. The fear, which represents flight of the ego before the libido, is supposed to have sprung from the libido itself. 🔊
  • 16. Where, now, can the libido find the fixations which it must have in order to force its way through the suppressions? 🔊
  • 17. You see, this evasion which the libido finds under the conditions of the conflict is possible only by virtue of the existing fixations. 🔊
  • 18. Self-denial gives rise to conflict, for libido deprived of its gratification is forced to seek other means and ends. 🔊
  • 19. Through this fixation of the libido the man did not become neurotic but perverse, a foot fetishist, as we say. 🔊
  • 20. Well, every object and tendency of the libido that has been abandoned, is not abandoned in every sense of the word. 🔊
  • 21. We had to say quite a good deal concerning the libido and its development, and something as well concerning the development of the ego. 🔊
  • 22. Even the dream of our fifty-year old lady is an incestuous one, its libido unmistakably directed toward her son. 🔊
  • 23. We could say far more about regression of libido if we took into consideration another group of neuroses: neurotic narcism. 🔊
  • 24. There are other and more intimate relations between the ego and the libido which I shall not discuss, as we are not concerned with them here. 🔊
  • 25. We cannot call the libido regressions purely psychical processes and do not know what localization in the psychological apparatus we should assign to them. 🔊
  • 26. You will then recognize libido fixation as the second powerful factor which together with abstinence constitutes the causative factors of the illness. 🔊
  • 27. You know that by analysis of the symptoms we arrive at a knowledge of the infantile experiences upon which the libido is fixated and out of which the symptoms are formed. 🔊
  • 28. What up this point we have called regression and considered in its relation to fixation, was only the return of libido to former stages of its development. 🔊