Definition of fanzine in English:


Line breaks: fan|zine
Pronunciation: /ˈfanziːn


  • A magazine, usually produced by amateurs, for fans of a particular performer, group, or form of entertainment: [with modifier]: a football fanzine
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    • Rather like the football club, the fanzine has undergone a re-branding since edition three last hit the terraces.
    • We need fresh mags and fanzines to rise out of the mire and explore the in-between spaces of contemporary culture, the areas ignored by commercial clamour.
    • As an object of cult-like worship, he is the subject of books, fanzines, websites, and films.


1940s (originally US): blend of fan2 and magazine.

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