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in·fer·i·or·i·ty

(in-fēr'ē-ōr'i-tē),
The condition or state of being or feeling inadequate or inferior, especially relative to one's peers or to others similarly situated.
Farlex Partner Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012

in·fer·i·or·i·ty

(in-fēr'ē-ōr'i-tē)
The condition or state of being or feeling inadequate or inferior, especially relative to one's peers or to others similarly situated.
Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing © Farlex 2012
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Their psychological inferiority complex towards the Greeks made them turn to the Greek bonds.
The correlation coefficients (see Table 1) of the problem-solving and self-blame coping styles with perceived self-efficacy in managing inferiority, and general self-efficacy were all significant (p < .001).
Sense of inferiority and slavery could not be eliminated through the use of gun and bullets.
"Today, when we celebrate the 100 year anniversary from Albania's independence, when all Albanian homes are decorated with national flags, the future Albanian projects are in the hands of frustrated politicians, who cover the inferiority with the ruthlessness against the "traitors".
It can be a feeling of inferiority, or how today's generation cannot even master their emotions over petty things like banter.
Just imagine how much "feeling of inferiority and intimidation" can be caused when poor people see:
" I created these characters to make my students believe in their abilities." At IIT- Delhi, Suresh, the son of a brick- kiln worker, was asked by some foreigners doing a survey if he had any inferiority complex since he was wearing a slipper.
This is a reply to 'Inferiority complex' by Alia H (GDN, October 13).
TONY WATT insists Celtic's youths belong on the same stage as Barca - and that Scottish football must shake off its inferiority complex.
Black people on the other hand suffer all the indignities and deprivations which go with their perceived inferiority, even at the hands of fellow blacks.
Boulukos argues that the institution of slavery preceded English notions of African or slave inferiority. Instead, colonial practices led to metropolitan racism.
FULHAM manager Roy Hodgson insists his players will not be hampered by an "inferiority complex" when they host in-form Tottenham.