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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The style in which newspapers are written.

Usage examples (31)
  • This, of course, leads to that particular form of "journalese" in which a cricket-ball becomes a "leathern missile" and so forth.
  • "journalese;" and as the picturesque reporter is a greater power in
  • This is the journalese way of getting into the insults.
  • (The racing writer thought in journalese, much as he wrote.) for more
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