A "fact" that was made up to support a position that is contradicted by actual evidence
piece of information that was manufactured by someone to mislead
used to deceive a target audience, often used by politicians.
An intentional lie
A manufact is a larger distortion of the truth than simple spin
put on actual evidence to deceive others
Don't believe that jerk. Most of what he says is based on manufacts.
Election years are jam packed with manufacts in speeches, debates, and especially commercials.
Nixon: "I am not a crook."