an article in a newspaper or other periodical or on a website presenting the opinion of the publisher, writer, or editor.
a statement broadcast on radio or television that presents the opinion of the owner, manager, or the like, of the program, station, or channel.
something regarded as resembling such an article or statement, as a lengthy, dogmatic utterance.
of or relating to the commissioning or compiling of content for publication, or to a person who does such work: editorial policies;editorial skills.
of, relating to, or involved in the preparation of an editorial or editorials: editorial page;editorial writer.
of or relating to the literary and artistic activities or contents of a publication, broadcasting organization, or the like, as distinguished from its business activities, advertisements, etc.: an editorial employee; an editorial decision, not an advertising one.
- ed·i·to·ri·al·ist [ed-i-tawr-ee-uh-list, -tohr-], /ˌɛd ɪˈtɔr i ə lɪst, -ˈtoʊr-/, noun
- ed·i·to·ri·al·ly, adverb
- non·ed·i·to·ri·al, adjective
- non·ed·i·to·ri·al·ly, adverb
- pre·ed·i·to·ri·al, adjective
- pre·ed·i·to·ri·al·ly, adverb
- pseu·do·ed·i·to·ri·al, adjective
- pseu·do·ed·i·to·ri·al·ly, adverb
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How to use editorial in a sentence
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In past, these editorial pushes have made a real impact in not only driving people to the polls — but also in driving engagement with the brand.‘Hard to say what flips the switch’: Publishers are building voter hubs to spread information, grow engagement | Kayleigh Barber | September 8, 2020 | Digiday
One agency executive said that it is technically possible to control creative separation through server-side ad insertion, a programmatic ad technology that stitches ads and editorial content, such as a show, together on the fly.
Advertisers’ brand suitability concerns are not limited to the editorial content against which their ads appear.
Condé Nast Traveler, for example, will launch an editorial program next month called The New Standard, which seeks to recognize the improvements and changes that hotels and other businesses have made to make customers feel safe.”Pivot” has been the word’: How travel publishers are navigating the coronavirus pandemic | Max Willens | August 20, 2020 | Digiday
editorial and political cartoon pages from throughout the world almost unanimously came to the same conclusion.Politicians Only Love Journalists When They're Dead | Luke O’Neil | January 8, 2015 | THE DAILY BEAST
Elle magazine shot an editorial in September, one picture revealing a teacup pig sitting pretty by a mini Tyler Alexandra bag.Handbags: The More You Pay, The Smaller They Shrink | Elizabeth Landers | December 29, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Control Room Sook Shoot Out -- some editorial changes and some VFX muzzle flashes.Sony Emails Show How the Studio Plans to Censor Kim Jong Un Assassination Comedy ‘The Interview’ | William Boot | December 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
Tank Battle Jeep Guard Crush -- some editorial changes and the removal of all blood when the guards are crushed by the tank.Sony Emails Show How the Studio Plans to Censor Kim Jong Un Assassination Comedy ‘The Interview’ | William Boot | December 15, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The IFC ended this ban last week and released a plan that the editorial board of the school newspaper has given a mixed review.
"That is the heart of the matter as it stands," said Lowell, pointing out the editorial to his chief clerk.Mystery Ranch | Arthur Chapman
He once sent an editorial-room into roars of merriment by offering to review a book upon the feeding of infants.Love's Pilgrimage | Upton Sinclair
He haunted editorial-rooms until his presence became a burden, and he brought new agonies and humiliations upon himself.Love's Pilgrimage | Upton Sinclair
The worst that could be said of Brodrick was that he would have liked to have it; but, under his editorial surface, he was clean.The Creators | May Sinclair
But the first paragraph Richardson has contrived to suit his editorial fiction.Samuel Richardson's Introduction to Pamela | Samuel Richardson
British Dictionary definitions for editorial
of or relating to editing or editors
of, relating to, or expressed in an editorial
of or relating to the content of a publication rather than its commercial aspects
an article in a newspaper, etc, expressing the opinion of the editor or the publishers
- editorialist, noun
- editorially, adverb
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
Cultural definitions for editorial
An article in a newspaper or magazine expressing the opinion of the editor or publisher.
The New Dictionary of Cultural Literacy, Third Edition Copyright © 2005 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.