Meaning of “wire service” in the English Dictionary

"wire service" in British English

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wire servicenoun [ C ]

uk /ˈwaɪə ˌsɜː.vɪs/ us /ˈwaɪr ˌsɝː.vɪs/ mainly US

wire servicenoun [ C ]

US

(Definition of “wire service” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"wire service" in Business English

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wire servicenoun [ C ]

uk us COMMUNICATIONS

an organization that provides news to newspapers, television, websites, etc.:

The SEC investigation was reported on the wire services earlier this week.

(Definition of “wire service” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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