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double bind
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(psychology) an unresolvable dilemma; situation in which a person receives contradictory messages from a person who is very powerful WordNet 3.0
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(psychology) an unresolvable dilemma; situation in which a person receives contradictory messages from a person who is very powerful WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A double bind is a dilemma in communication in which an individual receives two or more conflicting messages, with one negating the other. Wikipedia
A dilemma in which someone receives contradictory instructions and cannot act on either. Wiktionary
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