Magical Thinking

Science / Psychiatry / Magical Thinking: The erroneous belief that ones thoughts, words, or actions will cause or prevent a specific outcome in some way that defies commonly understood laws of cause and effect. Magical thinking may be a part of normal child development.

Other Words for Thinking

Thinking Verb Synonyms: rational, sensible, ratiocinative, intelligent, reasoning, reasonable, meditative, contemplative, reflective, philosophical, cogitative, pensive, thoughtful, intellectual
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Magical Thinking

Science / Psychiatry / Magical Thinking: The erroneous belief that ones thoughts, words, or actions will cause or prevent a specific outcome in some way that defies commonly understood laws of cause and effect. Magical thinking may be a part MORE

Concrete Thinking

Science / Psychiatry / Concrete Thinking: lack of abstract thinking, normal in childhood, and occurring in adults with organic brain disease and schizophrenia MORE

Analytical Thinking

Business / Human Resources (HR) / Analytical Thinking: The ability to analyze facts, generate a comparison and draw correct inferences or conclusions from available information. MORE

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