use psychoanalyse in a sentence.
We try to make sense of it the way we make sense of life, and by this route, look at the characters as though they're our friends, by which I mean: we gossip about them and cheaply psychoanalyse them.
Demanding "psychological plausibility" in fictional characters means the author should give us the opportunity to "gossip about them and cheaply psychoanalyse them."
Like Jeff Daniels in The Squid and the Whale, Greenberg is self-absorbed with little self-awareness and with a high propensity to psychoanalyse others and offer solutions to their problems.
They psychoanalyse me, they try to work out what's wrong with me.
You can torture them, psychoanalyse them, give them aversion therapy the full Clockwork Orange treatment, totally disrupt their neurology with psychotropic drugs, even carve out pieces of their frontal lobes, and you won't do a thing to it.