Synonyms and Antonyms for red_herring

1. red herring (n.)

any diversion intended to distract attention from the main issue

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2. red herring (n.)

a first draft of a prospectus; must be clearly marked to indicate that parts may be changed in the final prospectus


3. red herring (n.)

a dried and smoked herring having a reddish color