news
noun plural but singular in construction Usage: often attributive Date: 15th century 1. a. a report of recent events b. previously unknown information <
I've got news for you
>
c. something having a specified influence or effect <
the rain was good news for lawns and gardens — Garrison Keillor
>
<
the virus was bad news
>
2. a. material reported in a newspaper or news periodical or on a newscast b. matter that is newsworthy 3. newscastnewsless adjective

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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