1984 Definition

noun

A totalitarian or dystopic society, especially when characterised by intense surveillance of its citizens. Also used attributively. [from 20th c.]

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Origin of 1984

  • From the title of George Orwell’s 1949 novel Nineteen Eighty-Four. Compare Orwellian.

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