op-ed
noun Usage: often capitalized O&E, often attributive Etymology: short for opposite editorial Date: 1970 a page of special features usually opposite the editorial page of a newspaper; also a feature on such a page

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  • Op-ed — Op ed, abreviatura de página opuesta al editorial (proveniente del inglés opposite the editorial page,[1] a menudo erróneamente mencionada como opinión editorial), es un artículo periodístico que expresa las opiniones de un escritor destacado que …   Wikipedia Español

  • Op-Ed — ☆ Op Ed [äp′ed΄ ] adj. [Op(posite) Ed(itorial page)] [often op ed] designating, or appearing on, a page in a newspaper, usually the one opposite the editorial page, that features columns, freelance articles, letters, etc. expressing varied… …   English World dictionary

  • Op-Ed — /op ed /, n. a newspaper page devoted to signed articles by commentators, essayists, humorists, etc., of varying viewpoints: the Op Ed of today s New York Times. Also called Op Ed page. [1965 70, Amer.; op(posite) ed(itorial page)] * * * …   Universalium

  • Op-Ed — /op ed /, n. a newspaper page devoted to signed articles by commentators, essayists, humorists, etc., of varying viewpoints: the Op Ed of today s New York Times. Also called Op Ed page. [1965 70, Amer.; op(posite) ed(itorial page)] …   Useful english dictionary

  • op-ed — [ ,ap ed ] adjective AMERICAN an op ed piece of writing is one that expresses someone s opinion and is printed on the page opposite the EDITORIALS (=articles giving the newspaper s official opinions): an op ed piece/article/editor …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • op-ed — adj AmE [Date: 1900 2000; Origin: opposite (the) editorial] op ed page/article a page in a newspaper that has articles containing opinions on various subjects, or one of these articles …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Op-Ed — Op′ Ed n. jou a newspaper page or section devoted to signed articles by commentators, essayists, etc., and sometimes to letters from readers • Etymology: 1965–70, amer.; op(posite) ed(itorial page) …   From formal English to slang

  • op-ed — (adj.) 1970, in reference to the page of a newspaper OPPOSITE (Cf. opposite) the EDITORIAL (Cf. editorial) page, usually devoted to personal opinion columns. The thing itself said to have been pioneered by the New York World …   Etymology dictionary

  • Op-ed — An op ed, abbreviated from opposite the editorial page[1] (though often mistaken for opinion editorial), is a newspaper article that expresses the opinions of a named writer who is usually unaffiliated with the newspaper s editorial board. These… …   Wikipedia

  • Op-ed — Un op ed (américanisme et abréviation de « opposite the editorial page »[1] : « opposé de la page éditoriale ») est un article de journal qui exprime les opinions d une personne qui n entretient pas habituellement de… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • op-ed — 1. noun /ˈɒpˌɛd/ A newspaper page containing signed articles by commentators expressing viewpoints that may not agree with those espoused by the editorial board, traditionally printed opposite the editorial page. 2. adjective /ˈɒpˌɛd/ a) Of or… …   Wiktionary

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