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Trumpery (noun): the use of outright lies, political smeers, bait and switch tactics, demagoguery, deflection, namecalling, political shell games, blameshifting, threats, fearmongering and any side show-con man methods to try to shield oneself from prosecution as a traitor, criminal, liar, fool, madman, and/or imbecile.
All the Trumpery coming from the White House is a threat to our democracy.
by Old Man On The Mountain May 13, 2017
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"Did you hear the president picked a fight with Australia? That's some real grade-A trumpery right there."
by Windthin February 01, 2017
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state of being showy but worthless, trashy, paltry; conveying nonsense, rubbish.
his campaign was full of trumpery.
by Big Running Nose March 29, 2016
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1. n. - members of the 45th U.S. presidential family;
2. n. - policies of D.J. Trump, 45th U.S. president.

pl. trumperies
Friend: Yeah, D.J. Trump is now head policy-maker.
Enemy: Pfft! A trumpery making trumperies!
by myeah. January 20, 2017
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trumpery ˈtrʌmp(Ι™)ri

noun (pl. trumperies)
practices or beliefs that are superficially or visually appealing but have little real value or worth. he exposed their ideals as trumpery. theatrical trumpery. as modifier : that trumpery hope which lets us dupe ourselves.

adjective
showy but worthless: trumpery jewellery.
delusive or shallow: that trumpery hope which lets us dupe ourselves.

cite: author: Stephen Fry, anti-Trump extraordinaire.
He exposed their ideals as trumpery.
That trumpery hope which lets us dupe ourselves.
by Lefty Wing Snowflake November 28, 2017
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