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mythmaker

[mith-mey-ker] /ˈmɪθˌmeɪ kər/
noun
1.
a creator of myths.
Origin of mythmaker
1870-1875
1870-75; myth + maker
Related forms
mythmaking, noun
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  • This is a very common occurrence and easily leads to myth making.

    American Hero-Myths Daniel G. Brinton
  • They were not derived from observation of facts, but were fashioned upon the romances of chivalry.2225 This was not myth making.

    Folkways William Graham Sumner

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