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newspaper

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noun news·pa·per \ˈnüz-ˌpā-pər, ˈnyüz-, ˈn(y)üs-\

Definition of newspaper

  1. 1 :  a paper that is printed and distributed usually daily or weekly and that contains news, articles of opinion, features, and advertising

  2. 2 :  an organization that publishes a newspaper

  3. 3 :  the paper of a newspaper :  newsprint

Examples of newspaper in a sentence

  1. He used some newspaper to get the fire started.

  2. She worked for the newspaper for 20 years.

1670

First Known Use of newspaper

1670


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newspaper

verb news·pa·per

Definition of newspaper

  1. intransitive verb
  2. :  to do newspaper work

1800

First Known Use of newspaper

1800


NEWSPAPER Defined for English Language Learners

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newspaper

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noun news·pa·per \ˈnüz-ˌpā-pər, ˈnyüz-, ˈn(y)üs-\

Definition of newspaper for English Language Learners

  • : a set of large sheets of paper that have news stories, information about local events, advertisements, etc., and that are folded together and sold every day or every week

  • : the paper on which a newspaper is printed

  • : a company that publishes a newspaper


NEWSPAPER Defined for Kids

newspaper

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noun news·pa·per \ˈnüz-ˌpā-pər, ˈnyüz-\

Definition of newspaper for Students

  1. :  a paper that is printed and sold usually every day or weekly and that contains information on recent events, articles of opinion, features, and advertising



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