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disinformation

See definition of disinformation on Dictionary.com
  • as indeception
  • as ininveracity
  • as inlie
  • as inpropaganda

synonyms for disinformation

  • betrayal
  • deceit
  • duplicity
  • falsehood
  • fraud
  • hypocrisy
  • lying
  • mendacity
  • treachery
  • trickery
  • untruth
  • artifice
  • beguilement
  • blarney
  • cheat
  • circumvention
  • cozenage
  • craftiness
  • cunning
  • deceitfulness
  • deceptiveness
  • dissimulation
  • double-dealing
  • dupery
  • equivocation
  • flimflam
  • fraudulence
  • guile
  • hokum
  • imposition
  • insincerity
  • juggling
  • legerdemain
  • pretense
  • prevarication
  • sophism
  • treason
  • trickiness
  • trumpery
  • defraudation

antonyms for disinformation

MOST RELEVANT
  • faithfulness
  • forthrightness
  • honesty
  • loyalty
  • sincerity
  • truth
  • openness
  • frankness
  • honor
  • trustworthiness
  • truthfulness
  • uprightness
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    How to use disinformation in a sentence

    Putting Verify’s brand in different formats and onto new platforms will allow its fact-checking content to reach more people in local communities vulnerable to misinformation and disinformation, which is false information spread regardless of intent.
    WHY LOCAL BROADCASTER TEGNA IS MAKING A BIG BET ON ITS FACT-CHECKING VERTICAL VERIFYSARA GUAGLIONEFEBRUARY 12, 2021DIGIDAY
    One of the most prolific sources of vaccine disinformation, Doctores por la Verdad, or Doctors for Truth, appears to have started in Spain and moved to Argentina and a dozen other countries, peddling myths that eventually reached the United States.
    AMONG LATINO IMMIGRANTS, FALSE VACCINE CLAIMS ARE SPREADING AS FAST AS THE VIRUSTEO ARMUSFEBRUARY 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    Meanwhile, Democrats tend to be intent on changing Section 230 to suppress extremist speech, ad messages or disinformation that could lead to harassment or harm against vulnerable people.
    CHEAT SHEET: U.S. LAWMAKERS PROPOSE SECTION 230 REFORMS TO REGULATE ONLINE PAID SPEECHKATE KAYEFEBRUARY 10, 2021DIGIDAY
    Most dangerously, the disinformation often contains a grain of truth to make it more believable.
    THE U.S. MILITARY NEEDS TO FIGHT EXTREMISM IN ITS OWN RANKS. HERE'S HOWJAMES STAVRIDISFEBRUARY 5, 2021TIME
    Today, like the 1940s, we must confront dangerous concentrations of unaccountable media power and attendant disinformation about public health, elections, insurrections and other life and death issues.
    THE FAIRNESS DOCTRINE WON’T SOLVE OUR PROBLEMS — BUT IT CAN FOSTER NEEDED DEBATEVICTOR PICKARDFEBRUARY 4, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    She piloted a nameless, secret project, which she has never before publicly discussed, that tracked disinformation online and tried to figure out how to combat it.
    THE SECRET HISTORY OF THE SHADOW CAMPAIGN THAT SAVED THE 2020 ELECTIONMOLLY BALLFEBRUARY 4, 2021TIME
    Facebook is plagued by low public approval, a massive antitrust case in the United States, regulatory scrutiny all over the world, and allegations that its platform is undermining democracy and is rife with disinformation.
    WITH BEZOS OUT AS AMAZON CEO, ZUCKERBERG IS THE LAST MAN STANDINGELIZABETH DWOSKINFEBRUARY 3, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    Users play “chief disinformation officer,” and over the course of the game, they must must create “internal divisions” and pit residents against one another.
    THE LATEST WEAPON AGAINST FAKE NEWS? VIDEO GAMESCHARU KASTURIJANUARY 27, 2021OZY
    “There will be additional lawsuits, and we are continuing to take an evidence-based look at others who orchestrated and amplified the disinformation campaign,” Clare said.
    TWITTER BANS MYPILLOW CEO MIKE LINDELLYEGANEH TORBATI, TAYLOR TELFORDJANUARY 26, 2021WASHINGTON POST
    Shareholders at Omnicom and Home Depot have urged both businesses to review whether or not their ad buys help spread and fund hate speech and disinformation.
    WHY ETHICAL DILEMMAS ARE PUTTING BRANDS AND THEIR MEDIA BUYING IN THE SPOTLIGHTSEB JOSEPHJANUARY 21, 2021DIGIDAY
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