Definition of zine
: magazine; especially : a noncommercial often homemade or online publication usually devoted to specialized and often unconventional subject matter a feminist zine
Examples of zine in a Sentence
a small cadre of students have taken to producing their own underground zine in order to satirize many of the university's most sacred cows
Recent Examples of zine from the Web
Microsoft’s e-zine Slate, which canned its plans to charge online readers, is offering a print version—for $70 a year.
The group met secretly at first, and then opened up their ceremonies to the public and published two zines.
Seeing Tabitha’s thoughts and feelings exposed so thoroughly in zine form helps give meaning to her actions and makes the book feel relevant to its history.
The scene exploded in the 1990s, when tens of thousands of zines were made thanks to new publication tools like the photocopier.
Book Show Book Shop in Highland Park, a reliable destination for zines all year long, has been hyping the fest with some of their favorite selections.
This is just the latest foray into new territory for Mass Appeal, founded in 1996 as a graffiti 'zine.
Wonderspace’s free workshops, are a great place to get a feel for D.I.Y. zine-making.
Area of study: biology Recent projects: Working on her collection for the senior visual arts conservatory show. Submitting to online zines.
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Origin and Etymology of zine
-zine (as in fanzine)
First Known Use: 1965See Words from the same year
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Definition of zine for English Language Learners
: a small magazine that is written by people who are not professional writers and that usually has stories about a particular subject
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