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noun [countable/uncountable]     dispute pronunciation in British English
/dɪˈspjuːt/    dispute pronunciation in British English
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  1. a serious disagreement, especially one between groups of people that lasts for a long time
    dispute between:

    a territorial dispute between rival gangs

    dispute over:

    a dispute over pay

    dispute with:

    Monroe’s behaviour eventually led to a dispute with the referee.



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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