newsbreak

[ nooz-breyk, nyooz- ]
/ ˈnuzˌbreɪk, ˈnyuz- /

noun

a newsworthy event or incident.
Radio and Television. a station break that consists typically of two or three short news items.

Nearby words

  1. newsagency,
  2. newsagent,
  3. newsbeat,
  4. newsboard,
  5. newsboy,
  6. newscast,
  7. newscaster,
  8. newsdealer,
  9. newsdesk,
  10. newsflash

Origin of newsbreak

First recorded in 1950–55; news + break

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