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editorialnoun [C]

 us   /ˌed·əˈtɔr·i·əl, -ˈtoʊr-/
a ​statement in a ​newspaper or ​magazine, or on ​radio or ​television, that ​expresses the ​opinion of the editors or owners on a ​subject of ​particularinterest: an editorial on the new ​taxproposal

editorialadjective

 us   /ˌed·əˈtɔr·i·əl, -ˈtoʊr-/
relating to editors or editing: an editorial ​staff He ​insisted that it was an editorial ​decision to ​cut the ​story.
(Definition of editorial from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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editorialnoun [C]

uk   /ˌed.ɪˈtɔː.ri.əl/  us   /-əˈtɔːr.i-/ (UK also leader, leading article)
an ​article in a ​newspaper that ​expresses the editor's ​opinion on a ​subject of ​particularinterest at the ​presenttime: All the ​papersdeal with the same ​subject in ​their editorials.

editorialadjective

uk   /ˌed.ɪˈtɔː.ri.əl/  us   /-əˈtɔːr.i-/
relating to ​editors or ​editing, or to the ​editor of a ​newspaper or ​magazine: editorial staff Editorial ​decisions are ​generally made by ​senioreditors. It's ​plainreporting of the ​facts - there's not much editorial ​content (= ​opinion).
(Definition of editorial from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “editorial”
in Arabic افتِتاحِيّة…
in Korean 사설…
in Portuguese editorial…
in Catalan editorial…
in Japanese 社説…
in Chinese (Simplified) 社论,社评…
in Turkish yazı işleri ile ilgili, gazeteye ilişkin editör yorumu, başyazı…
in Russian редакторский…
in Chinese (Traditional) 社論,社評…
in Italian editoriale…
in Polish redaktorski, redakcyjny…
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