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English definition of “psychological moment”

psychological moment

noun [S] uk   us  
the time when something is most likely to be accepted: They chose the right psychological moment to announce the plans.At the right time
(Definition of psychological moment from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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