Anal type

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You obsess over missed texts. You compulsively clean. But are you OCD? The odds would suggest no. Obsessive-compulsive disorder affects only about 1.

anal personality

Leaving the past behind: what became of the anal personality?

Top definition. A term used to refer to a person who feels a need to be in control of all aspects of his or her surroundings. Or, in other words, an anal retentive person " can't let go of shit. My anal retentive parents won't let me leave the house without leaving them with an address , name, and phone number for my destination. A mild form of obsessive-compulsive disorder. A collection of very irritating personality traits that include stubbornness, orderliness, and a desire to control others and their surroundings.

Anal retentive

An anal retentive person is a person who pays such attention to detail that it becomes an obsession and may be an annoyance to others. In Freudian psychology, the anal stage is said to follow the oral stage of infant or early-childhood development. This is a time when an infant's attention moves from oral stimulation to anal stimulation usually the bowels but occasionally the bladder , usually synchronous with learning to control their excretory functions—in other words, any form of child training and not specifically linked to toilet training.
In theory, bad scientific ideas are abandoned and replaced by better ones. We no longer believe living things are animated by a vital force or that combustible matter contains phlogiston. Sometimes, though, ideas are abandoned too soon.