Word of the Week: Propaganda

Word of the week

30th June 2017

Propaganda

noun:

information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote a political cause or point of view.

"he was charged with distributing enemy propaganda"

  • the dissemination of propaganda as a political strategy.

"the party's leaders believed that a long period of education and propaganda would be necessary"

Synonyms:

information, promotion, advertising, advertisement, publicity, advocacy;

spin, newspeak, agitprop, disinformation, counter-information, brainwashing, indoctrination, the big lie.

Spellings:

  1. Chronological
  2. Evidence
  3. Source
  4. Century
  5. Interpretation
  6. Artefact
  7. Archaeology

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