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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(ə)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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