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truthiness (noun) – (informal) (of a belief, etc) the quality of being considered to be true because of what the believer wishes or feels, regardless of the facts

Source : The Free Dictionary

Etymology : Truthiness in the 19th century meant ?truthfulness, veracity?; this sense is rare nowadays. Its current sense, ?the quality of seeming to be true according to one’s opinion without regard to fact,? was invented by the comedian Stephen Colbert in 2005.