Meaning of “identity crisis” in the English Dictionary

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"identity crisis" in British English

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identity crisisnoun [ C usually singular ]

uk /aɪˈden.tɪ.ti ˌkraɪ.sɪs/ us /aɪˈden.t̬ə.t̬i ˌkraɪ.sɪs/

(Definition of “identity crisis” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"identity crisis" in American English

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identity crisisnoun [ C ]

us /ɑɪˈden·tɪ·t̬i ˌkrɑɪ·sɪs/

a feeling that you are not sure of who you are or what you should do

(Definition of “identity crisis” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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