(comparative more synesthetic, superlative most synesthetic)
- Alternative spelling of synaesthetic.
Variant of synesthesia
- Physiol. sensation felt in one part of the body when another part is stimulated
- Psychol. a process in which one type of stimulus produces a secondary, subjective sensation, as when some color evokes a specific smell
Origin of synesthesiaModern Latin synaesthesia: see syn- and amp; esthesia