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noun [countable]     mirror image pronunciation in American English
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singularmirror image
pluralmirror images
  1. an image or object that is exactly the same as another, but with the left and right sides the other way round, as in a mirror
    1. a.
      someone or something that looks very like another person or thing

      The uniformed soldiers were mirror images of each other.



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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