Definition of bunker mentality
: a state of mind especially among members of a group that is characterized by chauvinistic defensiveness and self-righteous intolerance of criticism
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Faced with the threat of scandal, the company adopted a bunker mentality and refused to talk with reporters.
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BUNKER MENTALITY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of bunker mentality for English Language Learners
: a very defensive way of thinking by the members of a group who believe that they are being wrongly attacked or criticized by others
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