news·​let·​ter | \ ˈnüz-ˌle-tər How to pronounce newsletter (audio) , ˈnyüz-\

Definition of newsletter

: a small publication (such as a leaflet or newspaper) containing news of interest chiefly to a special group

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First Known Use of newsletter

1903, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of newsletter was in 1903

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English Language Learners Definition of newsletter

: a short written report that tells about the recent activities of an organization and that is sent to members of the organization

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