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addaword.gifdefinition of attack ad

noun
a TV or web commercial produced by a political party or candidate, especially during an election, which focuses on criticising a political opponent rather than promoting policies in a positive way
Republican Rob Cornilles, responding to recent Democratic attack ads, argued Monday voters should consider Democrat Suzanne Bonamici's ties to David Wu.
Submitted by: Harris Park from United Kingdom on 10/01/2012 09:32:00
Definition of attack ad from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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