Definition of "scaremongering" [scaremongering]

  • Present participle of scaremonger. (verb) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "scaremongering" in a sentence
  • "The group wants to take on bad science and what it describes as scaremongering about technology."
  • "Feldstein is entitled to his opinion, but he would have to admit that his numbers are very sensitive to assumptions (Feldstein was also responsible for an * awful* piece of "SS is bust" scaremongering from the CEA once, so I'd be reaching for the salt cellar)."
  • "Needless scaremongering is part of news reporting."