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inferiority complex
used in The Lords of Discipline

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Definition
a general feeling of not being as good as others — sometimes resulting in overcompensating behavior that can lead to spectacular success or excessive aggression
  • The rest of South Carolina has a keenly developed inferiority complex about Charleston, a complex that Charlestonians feel is richly deserved.
    Chapter 1.2 (7% in)

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