Definition of newspaper in English:

Share this entry

newspaper

Pronunciation: /ˈnjuːzpeɪpə/
Pronunciation: /ˈnjuːspeɪpə/

noun

A printed publication (usually issued daily or weekly) consisting of folded unstapled sheets and containing news, articles, advertisements, and correspondence: all the newspapers carried the story [as modifier]: a newspaper article [mass noun]: she left her muddy boots on a piece of newspaper
More example sentences
  • For the first time newspapers are carrying articles which ask openly about the future of the regime.
  • An article in a newspaper or professional journal may suggest an issue for research.
  • The Times newspaper also ran articles about a report of a massacre seven months earlier.
Synonyms
paper
informal print, rag

For editors and proofreaders

Line breaks: news|paper

Share this entry
 

What do you find interesting about this word or phrase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.