- an agency that buys articles, stories, columns, photographs, comic strips, or other features and distributes them for simultaneous publication in a number of newspapers or periodicals.Compare boilerplate (def. 2a).
- a business organization owning and operating a number of newspapers; newspaper chain.
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How to use syndicate in a sentence
Among the issues fought for by striking writers: Residuals for syndicated rebroadcasts of television shows.
Dahl went on to attain nationwide fame and his own syndicated broadcast as a result of Disco Demolition Night.Of Gamers, Gates, and Disco Demolition: The Roots of Reactionary Rage|Arthur Chu|October 16, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At the same time she moonlighted for 11 years as the emcee of the Disney-syndicated game show Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?
In addition to the 12:30 Late Late Show spot, execs also offered Oliver the option of some sort of different, syndicated show.Late Night Adds Another White Dude: James Corden Replacing Craig Ferguson at ‘The Late Late Show’|Amy Zimmerman|August 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
With more than a minute cut out of the reruns, syndicated episodes often drop entire relevant-to-the-plot scenes and B stories.A 200-Hour ‘Simpsons’ Marathon? That’s Unpossible!|Rich Goldstein|July 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
My outing had cost me twice what I had calculated upon, and, thus far, I had only syndicated a few letters and a handful of poems.A Daughter of the Middle Border|Hamlin Garland
I know enough about the situation, the Governor has practically nothing to do with syndicated crime.Warren Commission (5 of 26): Hearings Vol. V (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
In this capacity I write a syndicated column on higher education which Tulane distributes to 85 newspapers throughout the country.Warren Commission (11 of 26): Hearings Vol. XI (of 15)|The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
This he syndicated in conjunction with the other letter, and the editors invariably grouped the two letters.The Americanization of Edward Bok|Edward William Bok
At the one extreme is the so-called laboring class, and at the other are the syndicated and corporate and monopolized interests.The Country-Life Movement in the United States|L.H. Bailey