General English

  • noun a set of loose folded sheets of paper, containing news of what has happened, especially in the last 24 hours

Information & Library Science

  • noun a daily or weekly publication consisting of a number of large sheets of folded cheap paper containing printed news articles and pictures


  • noun a regular publication, usually daily or weekly, which gives items of general news, sold to the general public

Media Studies

  • noun a daily or weekly publication containing news reports and commentary, features and advertisements, and is printed on large folded sheets of paper.
  • noun an organisation that publishes a newspaper
  • noun a sheet or sheets of a newsprint


  • noun a daily or weekly paper containing news and information