doublethink [duhb-uh l-thingk] ExamplesWord Origin noun
- the acceptance of two contradictory ideas or beliefs at the same time.
But 70 years after Orwell wrote those words, doublethink seems to be winning.
Christopher Dickey, Anna Nemtsova
November 16, 2014
It was an almost schizophrenic existence, and a few bizarre remnants of this doublethink still punctuate my life here.
August 2, 2012
British Dictionary definitions for doublethink doublethink noun
- deliberate, perverse, or unconscious acceptance or promulgation of conflicting facts, principles, etc
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