tabloid definition

  • noun:
    • A newspaper of small structure providing the news in condensed form, usually with illustrated, often sensational product.
    • A newspaper having pages half the dimensions associated with standard format, specially the one that favours stories of a sensational nature over more severe news.
    • A compressed part of one or more drugs or chemicals, or of food, etc.
    • a newspaper with pages approximately half how big is a standard-sized paper, specifically one that has actually relatively short or condensed articles and a large porortion of graphic matter.
    • A tablet; a small troche, typically administered by the mouth, or, after solution, hypodermically.
    • sensationalist journalism
    • newspaper with half-size pages
  • adjective:
    • In summary type; condensed.
    • Lurid or sensational.
    • In the structure of a tabloid.
    • regarding a tabloid or tabloids.
    • Compressed or condensed, as into a tabloid; administrated in or as in tabloids, or small condensed bits.
    • of or pertaining to a tabloid newsprint or perhaps the types of tale typically within one, such lurid or sensationalistic tales of scandal, criminal activity, or violence.

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