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externalize

verb [T] uk specialized ( UK usually externalise)   /ɪkˈstɜː.nə.laɪz/ us    /-ˈstɝː-/
to express feelings, especially bad feelings, such as anger: You have to learn to externalize your anger.
externalization
noun [C or U] uk ( UK usually externalisation)   /ɪkˌstɜː.nə.laɪˈzeɪ.ʃən/ us    /-ˌstɝː.nə.ləˈ-/
the externalization of negative feelings
Translations of “externalize”
in Chinese (Traditional) 表露,表達(尤指不愉快的情緒)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 表露,表达(尤指不愉快的情绪)…
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