Definition of “newspaper” - English Dictionary

“newspaper” in English

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uk /ˈnjuːzˌpeɪ.pər/ us /ˈnuːzˌpeɪ.pɚ/

A1 [ C ] a regularly printed document consisting of large sheets of paper that are folded together, or a website, containing news reports, articles, photographs, and advertisements:

Do you read a newspaper regularly?
a daily/Sunday newspaper

[ C ] an organization that publishes a newspaper:

He wants to work for a newspaper when he graduates.

A2 [ U ] old newspapers:

You'd better wrap that mirror up in newspaper before you put it in the car.

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(Definition of “newspaper” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“newspaper” in American English

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newspapernoun [ C ]

us /ˈnuzˌpeɪ·pər, nus-/

(Definition of “newspaper” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

“newspaper” in Business English

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newspapernoun [ C ]

uk /ˈnjuːsˌpeɪpər/ us /ˈnuːzˌpeɪpər/ COMMUNICATIONS

a document consisting of news reports, articles, and photographs that is published every day or every week:

in a newspaper They took out a full-page ad in the newspaper.
a daily/weekly/Sunday newspaper He writes a column in a Sunday newspaper.
a local/national newspaper The story was all over the front pages of the national newspapers the next day.
a newspaper article/advertisement
a newspaper company/publisher/group

an organization that creates and publishes a newspaper:

Half of the top managers at the newspaper are women.

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