Definition of psychobiography in English:

psychobiography

Pronunciation /ˌsʌɪkəʊbʌɪˈɒɡrəfi/

noun

  • 1A biography which gives particular emphasis to the psychological make-up or development of its subject.

  • 2The art of writing psychobiographies; the interpretation of a person's life in psychological terms.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in The New Englander. From psycho- + biography.