front-page

adjective
\ ˈfrənt-ˈpāj How to pronounce front-page (audio) \

Definition of front-page

 (Entry 1 of 2)

: printed on the front page of a newspaper also : very newsworthy

front-page

verb
front-paged; front-paging; front-pages

Definition of front-page (Entry 2 of 2)

transitive verb

: to print or report on the front page

First Known Use of front-page

Adjective

1917, in the meaning defined above

Verb

1929, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of front-page was in 1917

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“Front-page.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/front-page. Accessed 23 Jun. 2021.

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front-page

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of front-page

: printed on the front page of a newspaper
: very important

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