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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Misinformation that is deliberately disseminated in order to influence or confuse rivals (foreign enemies or business competitors etc.).

Usage examples (34)
  • The term disinformation suggests that Linn knowingly spread inaccurate information.
  • HENRY: Earlier, he took the fight to conservative talk radio, pushing back on what he calls disinformation ...
  • A good source of disinformation is the hallmark of the extreme left.
  • And, actually, disinformation is insulting to those you are trying to honor. for more
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