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cover story

noun

Simple Definition of cover story

  • : an important story or article that is the main subject shown on the cover of a magazine

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of cover story

  1. :  a story accompanying a magazine-cover illustration

Examples of cover story in a sentence

  1. The magazine recently did a cover story on diabetes.



1948

First Known Use of cover story

1948


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