Word of the Day – June 30 – Disinformation

Filed under: Word of the Day |
Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Disinformation  (dis-in-fer-MAY-shun)

Definition: False information deliberately and often covertly spread (as by the planting of rumors) in order to influence public opinion or obscure the truth.

Sample sentence: The writer’s latest book examines the effects of propaganda and disinformation during the Cold War.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

two × 3 =