broadsheet

noun broad·sheet \ -ˌshēt \
Updated on: 9 Jan 2018

Definition of broadsheet

1 : broadside 1
2 chiefly British : a newspaper with pages of a size larger than those of a tabloid

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First Known Use of broadsheet

1665


BROADSHEET Defined for English Language Learners

broadsheet

noun

Definition of broadsheet for English Language Learners

  • : a newspaper that has large pages and that usually deals with serious subjects


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