anality (plural analities)
- (psychoanalysis) The state of being anal.
1980, Arthur Asa Berger, Film in Society, page 133:
- If the relationship between Protestantism and repressed anality is so close, then anality loosed from repression can be powerful to the point of political [...].
1994, Arleen B. Dallery, Transitions in Continental Philosophy, page 93:
- It is important to note that not only anality, but also orality, causes pleasure [...].
2003, Frank Krutnik & Richard Bradley, Hollywood Comedians: the Film Reader, page 79:
- no one has ever thought to praise him for the anality of his humor.
the state of being anal