1. [ noun ] (news) new information about specific and timely events
Synonyms: word tidings intelligence

"they awaited news of the outcome"

Related terms: information update good_word
2. [ noun ] (news) new information of any kind

"it was news to me"

Related terms: information
3. [ noun ] (television,performing arts,news) a program devoted to news
Synonyms: news_show news_program

"we watch the 7 o'clock news every night"

Related terms: broadcast
4. [ noun ] (news) information reported in a newspaper or news magazine

"the news of my death was greatly exaggerated"

Related terms: information report coverage soft_news business_news hard_news stop_press newscast
5. [ noun ] (news) the quality of being sufficiently interesting to be reported in news bulletins
Synonyms: newsworthiness

"the judge conceded the newsworthiness of the trial" "he is no longer news in the fashion world"

Related terms: interest
Similar spelling:   newsy