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noun     bunch pronunciation in British English
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  1. 1
    [singular] informal a group of people

    They’re a lovely bunch who have made me feel welcome.

    The volunteers are a very mixed bunch of people.

    1. a.
      showing disapproval often used in negative contexts, to refer to a group of people that you dislike or regard as stupid, inferior etc

      The article referred to his opponents as “a bunch of hypocrites”.

      What a pathetic bunch of losers!

  2. 2
    [countable] a group of cut flowers that you hold together or that someone has tied together. A bunch of flowers that someone has arranged in an attractive way is called a bouquet.
    1. a.
      a group of bananas, grapes etc that grow together
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    2. b.
      a set of keys that are together on a metal ring
  3. 3


    [plural] British a girl’s or woman’s hairstyle in which the hair is tied together in two parts on either side of her head


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

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

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