Thesaurus

canard

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of canard

  1. a rumor or report of a personal or sensational nature it's a popular canard that the actress died under scandalous circumstances Synonyms of canard tale, story, whisperWords Related to canard dirt, gossip, scuttlebutt, talebearing, talk, tattle; dirty laundry, dirty linen; defamation, libel, slander; hearsay; fable, fabrication, fairy tale, falsehood, falsity, fib, lie, mendacity, prevarication, untruth, whopper


Learn More about canard


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up canard? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

an inference not connected logically

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!