ˈnü-zē How to pronounce newsy (audio)
newsier; newsiest
: containing or filled with news
newsy letters
newsiness noun

Examples of newsy in a Sentence

I got a long newsy letter from her. a newsy TV program covering the local scene
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Word History

First Known Use

1825, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of newsy was in 1825

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Cite this Entry

“Newsy.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Jul. 2024.

Kids Definition


newsier; newsiest
: filled with news
especially : chatty sense 2
a newsy letter

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