half-truthery - definition and synonyms

noun
  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    the practice of saying things that are only partly true, in order to mislead people

    As the proverb goes, a half truth is a whole lie, and we suspect Ali of half-truthery.

    Sometimes the Lib Dems say some of this, good on immigration and Europe – but that’s wiped out by boastful half-truthery.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 07/10/2014