What does NEWSPAPER mean?

Definitions for NEWSPAPER
ˈnuzˌpeɪ pər, ˈnyuz-, ˈnus-, ˈnyus-NEWSPAPER

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word NEWSPAPER.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. newspaper, papernoun

    a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements

    "he read his newspaper at breakfast"

  2. newspaper, paper, newspaper publishernoun

    a business firm that publishes newspapers

    "Murdoch owns many newspapers"

  3. newspaper, papernoun

    the physical object that is the product of a newspaper publisher

    "when it began to rain he covered his head with a newspaper"

  4. newspaper, newsprintnoun

    cheap paper made from wood pulp and used for printing newspapers

    "they used bales of newspaper every day"

Wiktionary

  1. newspapernoun

    A publication, usually published daily or weekly and usually printed on cheap, low-quality paper, containing news and other articles.

  2. newspapernoun

    A quantity of or one of the types of paper on which newspapers are printed.

  3. newspaperverb

    To cover with newspaper.

    She newspapered one end of the room before painting the bookcase.

  4. newspaperverb

    To engage in the business of journalism (usually used only in the gerund, newspapering)

    He newspapered his way through the South on the sports beat, avoiding dry towms.

  5. newspaperverb

    to harrass in newspaper articles.

    He was newspapered out of public life.

Wikipedia

  1. Newspaper

    A newspaper is a periodical publication containing written information about current events and is often typed in black ink with a white or gray background. Newspapers can cover a wide variety of fields such as politics, business, sports and art, and often include materials such as opinion columns, weather forecasts, reviews of local services, obituaries, birth notices, crosswords, editorial cartoons, comic strips, and advice columns. Most newspapers are businesses, and they pay their expenses with a mixture of subscription revenue, newsstand sales, and advertising revenue. The journalism organizations that publish newspapers are themselves often metonymically called newspapers. Newspapers have traditionally been published in print (usually on cheap, low-grade paper called newsprint). However, today most newspapers are also published on websites as online newspapers, and some have even abandoned their print versions entirely. Newspapers developed in the 17th century, as information sheets for businessmen. By the early 19th century, many cities in Europe, as well as North and South America, published newspapers. Some newspapers with high editorial independence, high journalism quality, and large circulation are viewed as newspapers of record.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Newspapernoun

    a sheet of paper printed and distributed, at stated intervals, for conveying intelligence of passing events, advocating opinions, etc.; a public print that circulates news, advertisements, proceedings of legislative bodies, public announcements, etc

Freebase

  1. Newspaper

    A newspaper is a periodical publication containing news regarding current events, informative articles, diverse features, editorials, and advertising. It usually is printed on relatively inexpensive, low-grade paper such as newsprint. By 2007, there were 6,580 daily newspapers in the world selling 395 million copies a day. The late 2000s-early 2010s global recession, combined with the rapid growth of web-based alternatives, caused a serious decline in advertising and circulation, as many papers closed or sharply retrenched operations. General-interest newspapers typically publish stories on local and national political events and personalities, crime, business, entertainment, society and sports. Most traditional papers also feature an editorial page containing editorials written by an editor and columns that express the personal opinions of writers. The newspaper is typically funded by paid subscriptions and advertising. A wide variety of material has been published in newspapers, including editorial opinions, criticism, persuasion and op-eds; obituaries; entertainment features such as crosswords, sudoku and horoscopes; weather news and forecasts; advice, food and other columns; reviews of radio, movies, television, plays and restaurants; classified ads; display ads, radio and television listings, inserts from local merchants, editorial cartoons, gag cartoons and comic strips.

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'NEWSPAPER' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #2083

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'NEWSPAPER' in Written Corpus Frequency: #2426

  3. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'NEWSPAPER' in Nouns Frequency: #557

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of NEWSPAPER in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of NEWSPAPER in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

Examples of NEWSPAPER in a Sentence

  1. Donald Trump:

    He is a bad guy, he asked me for advertising for his newspaper and he wanted me to make speeches and he wanted me to do his debate which was just before the Fox debate – the one where you drew 24 million people – and I said I could not do it.

  2. Dave Barry, "Sweating Out Taxes":

    All the big corporations depreciate their possessions, and you can, too, provided you use them for business purposes. For example, if you subscribe to the Wall Street Journal, a business-related newspaper, you can deduct the cost of your house, because, in the words of U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Warren Burger in a landmark 1979 tax decision: "Where else are you going to read the paper? Outside? What if it rains?"

  3. Chuck Peters:

    Our communities don’t need a new mobile application, website, newspaper or television broadcast. They need the ability to define the critical issues in the community, connect with those who care about those issues and have a trusted source of information about the issues.

  4. Paul Klee:

    Genius sits in a glass house -- but in an unbreakable one --conceiving ideas. After giving birth, it falls into madness. Stretches out its hand through the window toward the first person happening by. The demon's claw rips, the iron fist grips. Before, you were a model, mocks the ironic voice between serrated teeth, for me, you are raw material to work on. I throw you against the glass wall, so that you remain stuck there, projected and stuck. (Then come the lovers of art and contemplate the bleeding work from outside. Then come the photographers. New art, it says in the newspaper the following day. The learned journals give it a name that ends in ism.)

  5. Charlie Hebdo editor Gerard Briard:

    We are a secular, democratic and atheist newspaper, the term blasphemy has no meaning for us.

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