nonfact

noun non·fact \ ˌnän-ˈfakt \

Definition of nonfact

:something (such as a statement) that is not a fact :something that is presented as a fact but is not factual
  • … providing historical and conceptual background that we will find useful in judging the present torrents of facts … and nonfacts moving in opposite directions.
  • —Murray Sayle

First Known Use of nonfact

1646


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