newspaper definition

  • noun:
    • A publication, frequently issued day-to-day or weekly, containing current news, editorials, function articles, and usually marketing and advertising.
    • See newsprint.
    • A publication, frequently posted day-to-day or weekly and often imprinted on inexpensive, low-quality paper, containing news alongside articles.
    • A quantity of or one of several forms of report by which newspapers are imprinted.
    • A sheet of paper printed and distributed, at reported intervals, for conveying cleverness of moving occasions, advocating views, etc.; a public printing that circulates development, advertisements, proceedings of legislative bodies, general public notices, etc.
    • A paper containing news; a sheet containing intelligence or reports of passing events, issued at short but regular intervals, and either sold or distributed gratis; a public print, or daily, weekly, or semi-weekly periodical, that presents the news of the day, such as the doings of political, legislative, or other public bodies, local, provincial, or national current events, items of public interest on science, religion, commerce, as well as trade, market, and money reports, advertisements and announcements, etc.
    • the real item that is the item of a newspaper author
    • a company company that publishes papers
    • cheap paper produced from lumber pulp and utilized for printing newspapers
    • a regular or once a week book on folded sheets; includes news and articles and adverts
  • verb:
    • To cover with newsprint.
    • To engage in business of journalism (usually used just when you look at the gerund, newspapering)
    • to harrass in magazine articles.

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