Definition of infowar in English:



mass noun
  • 1The use of computer technology to disrupt the activities of a state or organization; cyberwar.

    ‘The IT world has plenty enough housecleaning to do already without the needless distraction of hypothetical infowars.’
  • 2Propaganda war waged via electronic media.

    • ‘He seems a whole lot saner then he sounds on-air and on infowars.’
    • ‘Especially in light of the Defense Secretary's blueprints for an escalated infowar of propoganda-making, media-hijack and story planting, etcetera, I think you are right.’
    • ‘My guess is that early on in this war, the Department of Defense was instructed to leave Infowar operations to the State Department and the CIA.’