newspaper

DEFINITIONS OF: newspaper

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n a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements

“he read his newspaper at breakfast”
Synonyms:
paper
Types:
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daily
a newspaper that is published every day
gazette
a newspaper or official journal
school newspaper, school paper
a newspaper written and published by students in a school
rag, sheet, tabloid
newspaper with half-size pages
Type of:
press, public press
the print media responsible for gathering and publishing news in the form of newspapers or magazines

n the physical object that is the product of a newspaper publisher

“when it began to rain he covered his head with a newspaper
Synonyms:
paper
Type of:
product, production
an artifact that has been created by someone or some process

n a business firm that publishes newspapers

“Murdoch owns many newspapers
Synonyms:
newspaper publisher, paper
Type of:
publisher, publishing company, publishing firm, publishing house
a firm in the publishing business

n cheap paper made from wood pulp and used for printing newspapers

“they used bales of newspaper every day”
Synonyms:
newsprint
Type of:
paper
a material made of cellulose pulp derived mainly from wood or rags or certain grasses
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