from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A literary technique that presents the thoughts and feelings of a character as they occur.
- noun Psychology The conscious experience of an individual regarded as a continuous, flowing series of images and ideas running through the mind.
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- noun the
continuous flowof thoughtsthat makes up an individual's conscious experience
- noun a
literary devicethat seeks to describe this process by means of a long, unstructured soliloquy
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- noun the continuous flow of ideas and feelings that constitute an individual's conscious experience
- noun a literary genre that reveals a character's thoughts and feeling as they develop by means of a long soliloquy
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