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flackery

[flak-uh-ree] /ˈflæk ə ri/
noun
1.
publicity and promotion; press-agentry.
Origin
flack1 + -ery
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flackery

noun

Publicity; flack1, hype: A White House insider's name, with enough flackery, can be sold like mouthwash (1960s+)


The Dictionary of American Slang, Fourth Edition by Barbara Ann Kipfer, PhD. and Robert L. Chapman, Ph.D.
Copyright (C) 2007 by HarperCollins Publishers.
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