[ dis-in-fawrm ]
/ ˌdɪs ɪnˈfɔrm /
verb (used with object)
to give or supply disinformation to.
mislead, deceive, misguide, victimize, cheat, swindle, con, dupe, bamboozle, hoodwink, defraud, delude, lie, pervert, signify, misstate, prevaricate, misdirect, flimflam, rook
Origin of disinform
First recorded in 1975–80; back formation from disinformation
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