standfirst

noun

journalism an introductory paragraph in an article, printed in larger or bolder type or in capitals, which summarizes the article

Nearby words

  1. standardize,
  2. standaway,
  3. standby,
  4. standee,
  5. standfast,
  6. standing,
  7. standing army,
  8. standing broad jump,
  9. standing chop,
  10. standing committee

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