Examples of inferiority complex in a Sentence
His shyness is the result of an inferiority complex.
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The Aggies haven’t won a national championship since FDR was president, and this produces a massive inferiority complex in the fan base that might be America’s most passionate.
For a place with a civic inferiority complex but a rising profile in some tangible ways, this is heady stuff.
As veteran Los Angeles Times music critic Robert Hilburn documents, Simon became one of America’s foremost songwriters largely because the world so dependably inflamed his inferiority complex.
Always responding to Barkley’s jabs just reinforces the contention of some that San Antonio has a major inferiority complex.
But Obama’s simple existence pulled down America’s pants and exposed its flaccid inferiority complex to the world.
The Eagles advanced to two previous Super Bowls, but lost both to add what some in the city admit is something of an inferiority complex.
This being Canada, a country of chronic apologies that sometimes suffers an inferiority complex when confronted by its swaggering neighbor to the south, the chest-thumping wasn’t exactly loud.
Winning one major professional sports championship since 1983 underpins that inferiority complex.
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INFERIORITY COMPLEX Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of inferiority complex for English Language Learners
: a belief that you are less worthy or important than other people
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