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English definition of “newspeak”


noun [U] uk   /ˈnjuː.spiːk/ us    /ˈnuː-/
language used by politicians and government officials that is intentionally difficult to understand or does not mean what it seems to mean and is therefore likely to confuse or deceive peopleForms of languages and specialist dialects
(Definition of newspeak from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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