non-news

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noun \ ˌnän-ˈn(y)üz \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of non-news

:communication, information, or entertainment that is not news or not newsworthy
  • … the airwaves will be jammed with news and non-news of the most hair-raising presidential derby on record.
  • —Jennifer Harper
  • often used before another noun
    • non-news programs
    • a non-news event

First Known Use of non-news

1902


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