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addaword.gifdefinition of leanwashing

noun
the advertising practice of making something appear more healthy than it is
In the meantime, make it your 2010 resolution to notice nutritional claims, and put them to the leanwashing test: even though something about them sounds healthy, will you be resolving to hit the treadmill again in 2011 if you eat them all year?
Submitted from United States on 22/11/2010 11:43:00
Definition of leanwashing from the Open Dictionary – a public resource hosted by Macmillan English Dictionary Online

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