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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A fiction or half-truth, especially one that forms part of an ideology.

Usage examples (34)
  • Our myth is the Nation, our myth is the greatness of the Nation!
  • I suspect that you've rediscovered what I call the myth of ground.
  • Immersing oneself in the myth is a way of confirming this universal desire.
  • "That certainly could harm the industry if this myth is allowed to perpetuate." for more
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