Associations to the word «Quackery»

Wiktionary

QUACKERY, noun. (legal) (medicine) (uncountable) The practice of fraudulent medicine, usually in order to make money or for ego gratification and power; health fraud.
QUACKERY, noun. (countable) An instance of practicing fraudulent medicine.

Dictionary definition

QUACKERY, noun. Medical practice and advice based on observation and experience in ignorance of scientific findings.
QUACKERY, noun. The dishonesty of a charlatan.

Wise words

The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
Stephen King