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newsy

Syllabification: news·y
Pronunciation: /ˈn(y)o͞ozē
 
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Definition of newsy in English:

adjective (newsier, newsiest)

informal
Full of news, especially of a personal kind: short, newsy letters
More example sentences
  • But starting with the least newsy section of the news could be a good place to start.
  • An uncle wrote newsy letters to his nephew at college.
  • I do love my Mum and look forward to her newsy letters, but the chances of me getting Alzheimer Disease also depends on family history.

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variant spelling of newsie.

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