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FUGUE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does fugue mean? 

FUGUE (noun)
  The noun FUGUE has 3 senses:

1. dissociative disorder in which a person forgets who they are and leaves home to creates a new life; during the fugue there is no memory of the former life; after recovering there is no memory for events during the dissociative state
2. a dreamlike state of altered consciousness that may last for hours or days
3. a musical form consisting of a theme repeated a fifth above or a fourth below its first statement

  Familiarity information: FUGUE used as a noun is uncommon.


 Dictionary entry details 


FUGUE (noun)


Sense 1fugue [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Dissociative disorder in which a person forgets who they are and leaves home to creates a new life; during the fugue there is no memory of the former life; after recovering there is no memory for events during the dissociative state

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Synonyms:

fugue; psychogenic fugue

Hypernyms ("fugue" is a kind of...):

dissociative disorder (dissociation so severe that the usually integrated functions of consciousness and perception of self break down)


Sense 2fugue [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A dreamlike state of altered consciousness that may last for hours or days

Classified under:

Nouns denoting stable states of affairs

Hypernyms ("fugue" is a kind of...):

mental state; psychological state ((psychology) a mental condition in which the qualities of a state are relatively constant even though the state itself may be dynamic)


Sense 3fugue [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

A musical form consisting of a theme repeated a fifth above or a fourth below its first statement

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Hypernyms ("fugue" is a kind of...):

classical; classical music; serious music (traditional genre of music conforming to an established form and appealing to critical interest and developed musical taste)


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