Origin of mind-bending
First recorded in 1960–65
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Examples from the Web for mind-bending
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Alexander Fabry presents a handy guide to mind-bending new science.
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- very difficult to understand; complex
- altering one's state of consciousnessmind-bending drugs
- reaching the limit of credibilitythey offered a mind-bending salary
- the process of brainwashing
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- Intensely affecting the mind, especially to the extent of producing hallucinations.
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