Synonyms of catharsis in English:

catharsis


See definition of catharsis

noun

1‘there is a view that violent games can exert a positive effect through catharsis’

SYNONYMS
purging, purgation, purification, cleansing, release, relief, emotional release, freeing, deliverance, exorcism, ridding
abreaction
rare depuration, lustration
ANTONYMS

repression