wire service

noun

Definition of wire service

  1. :  a news agency that sends out syndicated news copy to subscribers by wire or by satellite transmission

Examples of wire service in a Sentence

  1. The story was reported by several wire services.

First Known Use of wire service

1887


WIRE SERVICE Defined for English Language Learners

wire service

noun

Definition of wire service for English Language Learners

  • : a news organization that sends news stories to many newspapers, magazines, etc.


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