news·​week·​ly | \ˈnüz-ˌwē-klē, ˈnyüz-\

Definition of newsweekly 

: a weekly newspaper or newsmagazine

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In an interview published on Thursday in the newsweekly Le Point, Mr. Brion said his life had been upended by the accusations. Aurelien Breeden, New York Times, "Crude, Yes, but Not Like Weinstein: French Man Sues MeToo Accuser," 18 Jan. 2018 Duffy joined the magazine in 1985, the same year as Gibbs, as a Pentagon correspondent, and went on to become the storied newsweekly’s No. Joe Pompeo,, "Michael Duffy Departs Time as an Era Keeps Ending," 18 Oct. 2017 Newsweek was not especially prescient or highbrow; rather, the nation as a whole was more cultured and took the arts more seriously, so that a new literary magazine was indeed big news worthy of coverage in a newsweekly. Alexander Nazaryan, Newsweek, "Is the Pen Mightier Than Trump? Ask the Venerable 'Paris Review'," 9 Feb. 2017 The newsweekly made the request after The Washington Post reported Tuesday that at least five Trump properties had hanging a Time magazine cover showing Trump. Mike Snider, USA TODAY, "Time asks Trump to take down fake magazine covers," 28 June 2017

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1846, in the meaning defined above

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