noun Also called head .
verb (used with object), head·lined, head·lin·ing.
verb (used without object), head·lined, head·lin·ing.
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Some of its biggest price swings were in 2017 and 2018, when a steep rise followed by an 84 percent decline brought plenty of hype and headlines.Bitcoin’s Blowing Up, and That’s Good News for Human Rights. Here’s Why|Vanessa Bates Ramirez|February 10, 2021|Singularity Hub
These checks, cut at retirement, have made headlines because they sometimes reach six-figure sums.How We Found Pricey Provisions in New Jersey Police Contracts|by Agnes Chang, Jeff Kao and Agnel Philip, ProPublica, and Andrew Ford, Asbury Park Press|February 8, 2021|ProPublica
It’s become pretty trendy, re-litigating the headline controversies of the late ’90s and early 2000s.Britney Spears and the trauma of being young, female and famous in the ’90s|Ashley Fetters|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
The coronavirus pandemic — and the inevitable headlines about the total amount bet on Sunday’s Super Bowl — probably will prompt even more legislators to take a close look at sports betting.Sports gambling could be the pandemic’s biggest winner|Jonathan D. Cohen|February 5, 2021|Washington Post
This same outlet worked the phrase “engagement to toyboy lover” into the headline of their article on Fry.Freaking Out About Age Gaps in Gay Relationships Is Homophobic|Samantha Allen|January 9, 2015|DAILY BEAST
The disbelief was evident in article after article, with one conservative site using “President Pinocchio” in its headline.
Then last week, Bloomberg Businessweek ran a banner headline “Jeb Bush Has a Mitt Romney Problem.”Bush, Christie, Romney: Who’ll Be the GOP Class Warrior?|Lloyd Green|December 15, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Then, under the bold headline “Rebooting Spider-Man,” Robinov describes a broad vision for the future of the franchise.Exclusive: Sony Hack Reveals Studio's Detailed Plans For Another ‘Spider-Man’ Reboot|William Boot|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The new headline number for American wine drinking is, for example, easily turned into another misleading statistic.
"'Violet Walbridge confesses to a passion for Honobosa Iccho,'" he declaimed, as if quoting a possible headline.Happy House|Betsey Riddle, Freifrau von Hutten zum Stolzenberg
The headline to the article was only three words in heavy type across the page: “Trapped at last!”The Treasure Trail|Marah Ellis Ryan
She read a million newsfeeds, pulling them with a headline reader that sucked up stories as fast as they ended up on the wire.Little Brother|Cory Doctorow
His death would have rated a banner headline in every paper published south of the United States borders.The Five Arrows|Allan Chase
He seized the paper and his eyes took in the rest of the headline at a glance.The Walking Delegate|Leroy Scott
British Dictionary definitions for headline
- a phrase at the top of a newspaper or magazine article indicating the subject of the article, usually in larger and heavier type
- a line at the top of a page indicating the title, page number, etc