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1. doublethink

believing two contradictory ideas at the same time

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see synonyms of doublethink
deliberate, perverse, or unconscious acceptance or promulgation of conflicting facts, principles, etc

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see synonyms of doublethink
Thought marked by the acceptance of gross contradictions and falsehoods, especially when used as a technique of self-indoctrination: "Doublethink ... is a vast system of mental cheating" (George Orwell).

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