|1.||[ noun ] (news) new information about specific and timely events|
|Synonyms:||word tidings intelligence|
"they awaited news of the outcome"
|Related terms:||information update good_word|
|2.||[ noun ] (news) new information of any kind|
"it was news to me"
|3.||[ noun ] (television,performing arts,news) a program devoted to news|
"we watch the 7 o'clock news every night"
|4.||[ noun ] (news) information reported in a newspaper or news magazine|
"the news of my death was greatly exaggerated"
|Related terms:||information report coverage soft_news business_news hard_news stop_press newscast|
|5.||[ noun ] (news) the quality of being sufficiently interesting to be reported in news bulletins|
"the judge conceded the newsworthiness of the trial" "he is no longer news in the fashion world"