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noun [countable]     pilgrim pronunciation in American English
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  1. 1
    someone who travels to a holy place that is important in their religion
    1. a.
      someone who visits a place because it is connected with someone or something that is important to them
  2. 2


    one of the people who left England and went to live in what is now the U.S. in the early 17th century


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

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