a Marxist theory that people are unable to see things, especially exploitation, oppression, and social relations, as they really are; the hypothesized inability of the human mind to develop a sophisticated awareness of how it is developed and shaped by circumstances.
any belief or view that prevents a person from being able to understand the true nature of a situation.
- False cyst
false cyst n. See pseudocyst.
noun 1. zodiacal light occurring before sunrise. noun 1. zodiacal light appearing just before sunrise noun something promising that comes to nothing
- Fall apart
verb (intransitive, adverb) 1. to break owing to long use or poor construction: the chassis is falling apart 2. to become disorganized and ineffective: since you resigned, the office has fallen apart verb phrase To lose one’s usual poise and confidence;losecontrol; LOSEone’sCOOL: Even the seasoned troupers fall apart (1945+) Collapse, break down, either physically or […]
- Fall among
verb 1. (intransitive, preposition) to enter the company of (a group of people), esp by chance: he fell among thieves