noun sub·head·ing \-ˌhe-diŋ\

: an additional headline or title that comes immediately after the main headline or title

: a title given to one of the parts or divisions of a piece of writing

Full Definition of SUBHEADING

:  subhead

Examples of SUBHEADING

  1. The newspaper headline read House burns down on Elm Street with the subheading Arson suspected.
  2. You can find the chart in the Financial Matters chapter under the subheading Mortgages and Loans.

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Rhymes with SUBHEADING


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