Newspaper

  • 1 newspaper — UK US /ˈnjuːsˌpeɪpər/ US  /ˈnuːzˌpeɪpər/ noun [C] COMMUNICATIONS ► a document consisting of news reports, articles, and photographs that is published every day or every week: in a newspaper »They took out a full page ad in the newspaper. a… …

    Financial and business terms

  • 2 newspaper — (n.) 1660s, though the thing itself is older (see GAZETTE (Cf. gazette)); from NEWS (Cf. news) (n.) + PAPER (Cf. paper) (n.). [T]he newspaper that drops on your doorstep is a partial, hasty, incomplete, inevitably somewhat flawed and inaccurate… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 3 Newspaper — News pa per, n. A sheet of paper printed and distributed, at stated intervals, for conveying intelligence of passing events, advocating opinions, etc.; a public print that circulates news, advertisements, proceedings of legislative bodies, public …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 newspaper — index organ Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 5 newspaper — *journal, periodical, magazine, review, organ …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 6 newspaper — [n] regular, continuous publication containing information biweekly, bulldog*, community, daily, extra, gazette, journal, magazine, metropolitan, organ, paper, periodical, press, rag*, record, review, scandal sheet*, sheet, tabloid, trade,… …

    New thesaurus

  • 7 newspaper — ► NOUN ▪ a daily or weekly publication consisting of folded unstapled sheets and containing news, articles, and advertisements …

    English terms dictionary

  • 8 newspaper — [no͞oz′pā΄pər, nyo͞oz′pā΄pər; no͞os′pā΄pər, nyo͞os′pā΄pər] n. 1. a publication regularly printed and distributed, usually daily or weekly, containing news, opinions, advertisements, and other items of general interest 2. NEWSPRINT …

    English World dictionary

  • 9 Newspaper — Front page of The New York Times on Armistice Day, November 11, 1918 …

    Wikipedia

  • 10 newspaper */*/*/ — UK [ˈnjuːzˌpeɪpə(r)] / US [ˈnuzˌpeɪpər] noun Word forms newspaper : singular newspaper plural newspapers Talking or writing about newspapers: general paper used especially in speech for referring to a newspaper: Ted sat quietly reading the paper …

    English dictionary

  • 11 newspaper — news|pa|per W2S2 [ˈnju:sˌpeıpə US ˈnu:zˌpeıpər] n 1.) a set of large folded sheets of printed paper containing news, articles, pictures, advertisements etc which is sold daily or weekly = ↑paper ▪ She had read about it in the newspapers . ▪ I saw …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 12 newspaper — noun ADJECTIVE ▪ daily, evening (esp. BrE), morning, Sunday, weekly ▪ today s, yesterday s ▪ left wing …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 13 newspaper — news|pa|per [ nuz,peıpər ] noun *** 1. ) count a set of large printed sheets of folded paper containing news, articles, and other information, usually published every day. There are two main types of newspaper, the quality or broadsheet… …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 14 newspaper — [[t]nju͟ːspeɪpə(r), AM nu͟ːz [/t]] ♦♦ newspapers 1) N COUNT A newspaper is a publication consisting of a number of large sheets of folded paper, on which news, advertisements, and other information is printed. He was carrying a newspaper... They… …

    English dictionary

  • 15 newspaper — newspaperdom, n. newspaperish, adj. /noohz pay peuhr, nyoohz , noohs , nyoohs /, n. 1. a publication issued at regular and usually close intervals, esp. daily or weekly, and commonly containing news, comment, features, and advertising. 2. a… …

    Universalium

  • 16 newspaper — n. 1) to edit; print; publish a newspaper 2) a daily; evening; morning; weekly newspaper 3) a newspaper comes out, is published 4) (misc.) to make the newspapers ( to be printed in the newspapers ) * * * [ njuːsˌpeɪpə] evening is published… …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 17 newspaper — Synonyms and related words: advice, broadcast journalism, daily, daily newspaper, extra, extra edition, gazette, information, intelligence, journalism, magazine, national newspaper, neighborhood newspaper, news, news agency, news medium, news… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 18 newspaper*/*/*/ — [ˈnjuːzˌpeɪpə] noun 1) [C] a set of large printed sheets of folded paper containing news, articles, and other information that is published every day or every week a local newspaper[/ex] a newspaper article[/ex] I saw an interesting article in… …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 19 newspaper — noun 1 (C) a set of large folded sheets of paper containing news, articles, pictures, advertisements etc printed and sold daily or weekly: a national newspaper 2 (U) sheets of paper from old newspapers: Wrap the plates in newspaper to stop them… …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 20 newspaper — I. noun Date: 1670 1. a paper that is printed and distributed usually daily or weekly and that contains news, articles of opinion, features, and advertising 2. an organization that publishes a newspaper 3. the paper of a newspaper ; newsprint II …

    New Collegiate Dictionary


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