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00:55 Dec 20, 2019
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Art/Literary - Cinema, Film, TV, Drama
Additional field(s): Poetry & Literature, Slang
English term or phrase: jedi mind trick
Definition from Oxford:
n. (also with capital initials) (in the fictional universe of the Star Wars films) a telepathic technique of psychological manipulation used by the Jedi; also in extended and allusive use.

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5 +1джедайский обман разума
Elena Doroshenko


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джедайский обман разума

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способность, позволявшая влиять на мысли живых существ с помощью Силы, используемая джедаями в фильмах «Звездные войны»; кроме прямого употребления, выражение также используется в широком и иносказательном значении как психологическая манипуляция.

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  • Знаю, он применяет ко мне джедайский обман разума. Но применяет весьма ловко. - Круглосуточный книжн  
  • «Ты, слабовольный дурак! Он использовал старый джедайский обман разума!» — Джабба Хатт, в своём дворце, Бибу Фортуне -  
Elena Doroshenko
Russian Federation
Native speaker of: Native in RussianRussian

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Yes  Vladyslav Golovaty
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