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tabloid

Pronunciation: /ˈtæblɔɪd/

Translation of tabloid in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • tabloide (masculine) ([ formato de periódicos utilizado por la prensa popular ]); (before noun/delante del nombre) [journalism] popular, dirigido a las masas; (sensationalist) sensacionalista
    Example sentences
    • The first obstacle to the rising star of my career in tabloid television was that we were lost.
    • Chattering about tabloid trivia or television celebrity shows, he can barely conceal his lack of interest.
    • In short, the market is softening, but is in no way in a crisis, slump or any other such tabloid noun you care to use.

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