counterpropaganda

noun
coun·​ter·​pro·​pa·​gan·​da | \ ˌkau̇n-tər-ˌprä-pə-ˈgan-də , -ˌprō-\
variants: or counter-propaganda

Definition of counterpropaganda

: propaganda intended to rebut or counter other propaganda The company was charged with creating an "Information War Room" to monitor worldwide news reports at lightning speed and respond almost instantly with counterpropaganda.— James Banford

First Known Use of counterpropaganda

1851, in the meaning defined above

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