English vocabulary The Press

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above-the-fold

adjective
located in a place where it can be seen first, in a newspaper or on a website

advertorial

noun
a piece of advertizement in a newspaper or magazine, designed to seem like an objective editorial

back issue

noun
an earlier copy of a magazine or a newspaper

banner headline

noun
‌a newspaper headline written in large letters, located across the top of the first page

below-the-fold

adjective
located in the middle or bottom of a newspaper or a webpage, where it cannot be seen first

broadsheet

noun
a newspaper that is published on large pieces of paper and deals with serious matters

byline

noun
a line that gives the writer's name, at the end or beginning of a newspaper or magazine piece

cartoon

noun
a humorous drawing usually published in a newspaper or magazine, intended as satire or a form of criticism

celebrity

noun
someone who is known by a lot of people, especially in entertainment business

center spread

noun
the middle pages of a magazine or newspaper that face each other

circulation

noun
the number of copies of a newspaper or magazine that are regularly sold

classified advertisement

noun
a type of short advertizement in a newspaper, put along other ads of the same subject

clipping

noun
a story or article cut from a newspaper or magazine to be kept

column inch

noun
a unit of measurement for advertising space

cutting

noun
a story or article cut from a newspaper or magazine to be kept

daily

noun
a type of newspaper that is published everyday except Sunday

edition

noun
a particular issue of a newspaper

endorsement

noun
a statement, especially by someone famous, as a form of advertisement claiming they are approved of a product

evening paper

noun
a type of newspaper that is published after midday

front page

noun
the first page of a newspaper in which the most significant news pieces are covered

front-page

adjective
‌appearing on the front page of a newspaper, where the most important news is printed

gazette

noun
an official journal or newspaper that a particular organization publishes

headline

noun
a line of words printed largely at the top of an article on a newspaper or magazine

journal

noun
a type of newspaper or magazine concerning a specific topic or occupation

magazine

noun
a periodic publication or a large thin book with a paper cover that contains news stories, articles, photographs, etc., usually on a particular topic, sold weekly or monthly

masthead

noun
the name of the magazine or newspaper, printed at the top of the first page in a unique design

mouthpiece

noun
(disapproving) a person, newspaper or magazine that represents another person, a government, etc.

newspaper

noun
a printed publication or a set of large folded sheets of printed paper that contain news, articles, ads, etc., usually issued daily or weekly

newssheet

noun
a small and simple form of newspaper with only few pages

notice

noun
a brief advertisement or announcement that is published in a newspaper, magazine, etc.

obituary

noun
a piece in a newspaper that discusses a person's achievements in life just after they die

offprint

noun
an article that has been separately printed, but was originally published as a piece in a magazine or newspaper

op-ed

noun
a section in the newspaper that contains personal opinions about the news and feature articles, opposite the editorial page

open letter

noun
a letter of protest published to be read by everyone, but addressed to a particular individual or group

organ

noun
a newspaper, periodical, etc. published by a particular special interest group to promote their views

press

noun
newspapers and journalists who are in the business of gathering and covering news

press cutting

noun
a story or article cut from a newspaper or magazine to be kept

pull-out

noun
a part of a magazine, newspaper, etc. that can be taken out easily and kept separately

rag

noun
a newspaper of low quality

scandal sheet

noun
a newspaper or magazine that mostly contains stories about the bad behavior and private lives of the celebrities

supplement

noun
extra textual material usually in form of a colored magazine that is sold with a newspaper

tabloid

noun
a newspaper that is published in half-sized sheets, featuring less serious matters, such as the private lives of the celebrities, and a lot of pictures

want ad

noun
a small advertisement published in a newspaper or website, expressing requirements of a person or company

weekly

noun
a newspaper or periodical that is published once a week

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