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puffery

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information released to the media that is designed to gain public attention or support for a person, business, or cause
  • the newspaper's local stories are often thinly disguised puffery for area businesses

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The first known use of puffery was in 1731

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“Puffery.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/puffery. Accessed 21 January 2020.

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