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What does 'Gaslighting' mean, the word of the year in the English dictionary?

What does 'Gaslighting' mean, the word of the year in the English

"You are wrong, you are crazy, it is not as it seems to you". "I stole you, you say? Are you sure you haven't lost those things?” Did I lose the election? You are wrong, I won them, but there was a conspiracy against me.”

"Gaslighting" is the word of the year for the Merriam-Webster English dictionary.

What does this word mean?

It means questioning another's sense of reality, convincing him that his sense is wrong. It also serves to describe this age of denial and fake news.

The term dates back to a 1938 stage play titled Gaslighting, which was later made into a film by George Cukor: a husband - Charles Boyer - is the king of manipulators and makes his wife - Ingrid Bergman - believe that what he says, or believes, is generally wrong. Starting with the gas lights in their house. She thinks they're fading (actually they are) he tells her No over and over, until she believes he's gone crazy.