Dunning-Kruger effect

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Etymology[edit]

Studied by David Dunning and Justin Kruger of Cornell University.

Noun[edit]

Dunning-Kruger effect (plural Dunning-Kruger effects)

  1. A cognitive bias by which an unskilled individual suffers from illusory superiority, mistakenly rating their ability as much higher than it actually is.

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