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This tag is for questions about expressions. Expressions are words or phrases used to convey an idea, or else a particular term used conventionally to express something. Consider phrase-requests and expression-requests if you are looking for an expression, phrase-meaning if you are unsure about the usage of a given phrase.

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Could you be thinking of lodestone? Oxford Dictionaries Lodestone: A person or thing that is the focus of attention or attraction.
answered Jan 2 by Saate
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I think the term that best describes this is perverse incentive. A perverse incentive is an incentive that has an unintended and undesirable result which is contrary to the interests of the incent …
answered Jan 22 by Saate
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I believe what you’re searching for is the adjective Armchair. Oxford Dictionaries Armchair [as modifier] Lacking or not involving practical or direct experience of a particular subject or ac …
answered Jan 2 by Saate