Definition of shrink noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ʃrɪŋk//
; NAmE NAmE//ʃrɪŋk//
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(slang, humorous) a psychiatrist or psychologist She sees her shrink once a week. Word Origin Old English scrincan, of Germanic origin; related to Swedish skrynka ‘to wrinkle’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: shrink