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noun [countable]     dime pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    a coin worth ten cents in the U.S. and Canada

    I have not taken one dime of his money.

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  2. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    be a dime to be perfect; to have the highest rating on a scale of 1-10; used to express how good something is

    John Mayer's gig was a dime!

    Submitted by Boris Marchenko from Russian Federation on 05/02/2016


to manipulate someone psychologically so that they begin to question their own perceptions and memories

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Dunning-Kruger effect

the phenomenon by which an incompetent person is too incompetent to understand his own incompetence

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