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noun literature     narrative pronunciation in American English
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  1. [countable] a story, or an account of something that has happened

    At this point in her narrative, Lou suddenly paused.

    a fast-moving first-person narrative

    1. a.
      [uncountable] the process, methods, or skills involved in telling a story

      We have been working on different aspects of narrative.



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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