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spin control

noun

Simple Definition of spin control

  • : the activity of trying to control the way something (such as an important event) is described to the public in order to influence what people think about it

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of spin control

  1. :  the act or practice of attempting to manipulate the way an event is interpreted by others <political spin control>

Examples of spin control in a sentence

  1. When the defective part was recalled, the company had to do some clever spin control.



1984

First Known Use of spin control

1984


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