Associations to the word «Newspaper»

Pictures for the word «Newspaper»


NEWSPAPER, noun. (countable) A publication, usually published daily or weekly and usually printed on cheap, low-quality paper, containing news and other articles.
NEWSPAPER, noun. (uncountable) (countable) A quantity of or one of the types of paper on which newspapers are printed.
NEWSPAPER, verb. (transitive) To cover with newspaper.
NEWSPAPER, verb. (intransitive) (transitive) To engage in the business of journalism (usually used only in the gerund, newspapering)
NEWSPAPER, verb. (transitive) (obsolete) to harrass in newspaper articles.

Dictionary definition

NEWSPAPER, noun. A daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements; "he read his newspaper at breakfast".
NEWSPAPER, noun. A business firm that publishes newspapers; "Murdoch owns many newspapers".
NEWSPAPER, noun. The physical object that is the product of a newspaper publisher; "when it began to rain he covered his head with a newspaper".
NEWSPAPER, noun. Cheap paper made from wood pulp and used for printing newspapers; "they used bales of newspaper every day".

Wise words

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