pseudo-event

noun
\ ˈsüdō+ \

Definition of pseudo-event

: an event (such as a press conference) that is designed primarily to attract attention

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First Known Use of pseudo-event

1962, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pseudo-event

pseud- + event

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The first known use of pseudo-event was in 1962

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“Pseudo-event.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pseudo-event. Accessed 27 Jan. 2022.

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