Definition of news
1a : a report of recent events gave her the good newsb : previously unknown information I've got news for youc : something having a specified influence or effect the rain was good news for lawns and gardens — Garrison Keillor the virus was bad news
3 : newscast We saw it on the evening news.
newslessplay \ˈnüz-ləs, ˈnyüz-\ adjective
First Known Use of news
NEWS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of news for English Language Learners
: new information or a report about something that has happened recently
: information that is reported in a newspaper, magazine, television news program, etc.
: someone or something that is exciting and in the news
NEWS Defined for Kids
Definition of news for Students
1 : a report of recent events or unknown information I have good news! We won!
2 : information or recent events reported in a newspaper or magazine or on a broadcast
3 : a broadcast of information on recent events We saw pictures of a flood on the evening news.
4 : an event that is interesting enough to be reported
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