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[ uhn-fakt ]
/ ʌnˈfækt /

noun Informal.

a fabrication that is disseminated as fact.

Nearby words

unexposed, unexpressed, unexpressive, unexpurgated, unfaced, unfact, unfailing, unfailingly, unfair, unfair competition, unfair practice

Origin of unfact

First recorded in 1885–90; un-1 + fact Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

Examples from the Web for unfact

  • But the modern spirit with its resolution to sweep away every unfact and mere form is no destroyer.

    Judges and Ruth|Robert A. Watson