Friday, June 17, 2016

Word of the day: Prebuttal

NOUN

(In politics) a response formulated in anticipation of a criticism; a pre-emptive rebuttal.

Ex: We are now in the political era of the prebuttal.  
            LOL - anyone else think of 'The Donald'?


Origin: 1990s: blend of pre- and rebuttal.

Source:  http://www.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/english/prebuttal

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