Try Our Apps
Dictionary.com

follow Dictionary.com

The Word of the Year is...

news flash

noun, Journalism.
1.
flash (def 6).
Origin of news flash
1900-1905
1900-05
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2016.
Cite This Source
Examples from the Web for newsflash
Contemporary Examples
British Dictionary definitions for newsflash

newsflash

/ˈnjuːzˌflæʃ/
noun
1.
a brief item of important news, often interrupting a radio or television programme
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for news flash

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for newsflash

0
0
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for newsflash