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Deflection is a conversational control tactic used to frustrate and abuse

Deflection, by definition, is a Narcissistic Abuse tactic used to frustrate and psychologically control the mind and emotions of a targeted victim.Deflecting an argument by refusing to engage with the subject matter at hand is an age-old trick Cluster Bpeople use on others and strive to teach their offspring to enjoy as a conversational game or strategic thinking habit.

It is typically used by Machiavellian people prone to gaslighting preferred scapegoat targets and virtually anyone who will listen to the manipulative and socially domineering speaker, this is a particular (overtly aggressive but socially passive) Narcissistic Abuse tactic.

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Source: Deflection is a conversational control tactic used to frustrate and abuse

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