spin control

noun

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


SPIN CONTROL Defined for English Language Learners

spin control

noun

Definition of spin control for English Language Learners

  • : 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


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