noun Date: 1705 1. broadside 1 2. chiefly British a newspaper with pages of a size larger than those of a tabloid

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  • broadsheet — ► NOUN 1) a large piece of paper printed with information on one side only. 2) a newspaper with a large format …   English terms dictionary

  • broadsheet — [brôd′shēt΄] n. 1. BROADSIDE (n. 5a) 2. the standard newspaper page, about 14 in by 23 in, with columns running down the full sheet: cf. TABLOID (n. 1) …   English World dictionary

  • Broadsheet — Unreferenced|date=November 2007Broadsheet is the largest of the various newspaper formats and is characterized by long vertical pages (typically 22 inches or more). The term derives from types of popular prints usually just of a single sheet,… …   Wikipedia

  • Broadsheet — Zeitungsformate Die alte Version des Guardian entspricht dem klassischen Broadsheet Format, die Daily Mail ist klassisches Tabloid. Le Monde ist im populären Berliner Format. Ein DIN A4 Blatt dient zum Vergleich. Broadsheet Format (dt: breites… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • broadsheet — 1. noun A newspaper having pages of standard dimensions (as opposed to a tabloid), especially one that carries serious treatment of news. Syn: quality newspaper Ant: tabloid, yellow journalism 2. adject …   Wiktionary

  • broadsheet — /ˈbrɔdʃit / (say brawdsheet) noun 1. a sheet of paper, especially of large size, printed on one side only, as for distribution or posting. 2. a ballad, song, tract, etc., printed or originally printed on a broadsheet. 3. a newspaper printed on… …   Australian English dictionary

  • broadsheet — UK [ˈbrɔːdˌʃiːt] / US [ˈbrɔdˌʃɪt] noun [countable] Word forms broadsheet : singular broadsheet plural broadsheets British a newspaper printed on large sheets of paper. Broadsheets are generally believed to contain more serious news than tabloid… …   English dictionary

  • broadsheet — Broadside Broad side , n. 1. (Naut.) The side of a ship above the water line, from the bow to the quarter. [1913 Webster] 2. A discharge of or from all the guns on one side of a ship, at the same time. [1913 Webster] 3. A volley of abuse or… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Broadsheet — Grand format Aussi appelé broadsheet, le grand format est le plus grand de tous les formats couramment utilisés par les titres de la presse écrite. Particulièrement commun en Amérique du Nord, il est concurrencé par les formats berlinois et… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • broadsheet — noun Broadsheet is used before these nouns: ↑newspaper, ↑paper …   Collocations dictionary

  • broadsheet — [[t]brɔ͟ːdʃiːt[/t]] broadsheets N COUNT A broadsheet is a newspaper that is printed on large sheets of paper. Broadsheets are generally considered to be more serious than other newspapers. Compare tabloid …   English dictionary

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