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headline-grabbing Line breaks: headline-grabbing

Definition of headline-grabbing in English:

adjective

Attracting prominent notice in the news: a headline-grabbing tale of price-fixing headline-grabbing celebrity architects
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  • The first step is to make a headline-grabbing statement.
  • It was written to be an eye-catching, headline-grabbing report.
  • The headline-grabbing conclusion is drawn from exceedingly flimsy evidence.

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