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American English: /ˈn(j)uzˌeɪdʒənt/
British English: /ˈnjuːzeɪdʒ(ə)nt/

Translation of newsagent in Spanish:


  • (British English) (dueño o empleado de una tienda que vende prensa, caramelos etc)
    Example sentences
    • One boy went into a newsagent's shop and saw a magazine with a free gift attached to the cover.
    • State of the Arts is sold in select newsagents and bookshops nationally.
    • As well as tobacconists and newsagents, these shops also function as bars and cafes.

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    (especially as a direction) very loud or loudly
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