zine

noun \ ˈzēn \
Updated on: 1 Dec 2017

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

  1. 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

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Origin and Etymology of zine

-zine (as in fanzine)


ZINE Defined for English Language Learners

zine

noun

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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