1. [ noun ] (writing,news) a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements
Synonyms: paper

"he read his newspaper at breakfast"

Related terms: press school_newspaper gazette tabloid daily column headline news_item comic_strip sports_section news_article feature rotogravure
2. [ noun ] (writing,business) a business firm that publishes newspapers
Synonyms: paper newspaper_publisher

"Murdoch owns many newspapers"

Related terms: publisher
3. [ noun ] (writing) a newspaper as a physical object
Synonyms: paper

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

Related terms: product
4. [ noun ] (printing) cheap paper made from wood pulp and used for printing newspapers
Synonyms: newsprint

"they used bales of newspaper every day"

Related terms: paper
Similar spelling:   newspaperman