mental block


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mental block

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mental block

n
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.mental block - an inability to remember or think of something you normally can domental block - an inability to remember or think of something you normally can do; often caused by emotional tension; "I knew his name perfectly well but I had a temporary block"
inability - lack of ability (especially mental ability) to do something
writer's block - an inability to write; "he had writer's block; the words wouldn't come"
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MARCUS BIGNOT accepts Chester will have to overcome a mental block if they are to take advantage of a crucial run of home matches.
Q: DO YOU THINK THERE IS ANY KIND OF MENTAL BLOCK WHEN IT COMES TO PLAYING AUSTRALIA?
When we actually get to the major tournaments, there seems to be a mental block about the pressure and what happens to the players when we get into the final stages.
I was, in fact, very much impressed by the initiative of Medina Ilyassova who overcame a mental block with conviction and is now spreading a message by participatA[degrees] ing in such events.
Centre-back Adam Barton claimed at the weekend he and his teammates have a mental block when it comes to closing out games after conceding costly late goals four times in the last two months.
If this mental block continues then teams like Australia, England and New Zealand will never win in sub- continent conditions, and sub-continent teams are not likely to win on fast tracks.
Mental block is the inability to think clearly, which is oftentimes brought about by fatigue and stress.
no because we have a mental block when it comes to the All Blacks.
She beat Wang Yihan at the All England first and cleared that mental block.
But Kompany said: "There's no mental block, there's just occasionally a number of performances that need to be better, that's all it is.
However, Kompany said: "There's no mental block, there is just occasionally a number of performances which need to be better, that's all it is.