newsflash


newsflash
n. hot and/or brief newsworthy item

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • newsflash — ► NOUN ▪ a single item of important news broadcast separately and often interrupting other programmes …   English terms dictionary

  • Newsflash — Die Zeit im Bild (ZIB) ist der Name für die Nachrichtensendungen des ORF. Die erste Zeit im Bild wurde im Herbst 1955 (ca. zwischen 23. November und 5. Dezember) ausgestrahlt. Die Zeit im Bild war nach Vorbild der BBC von Beginn an als… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • newsflash — [[t]nju͟ːzflæʃ, AM nu͟ːz [/t]] newsflashes also news flash N COUNT A newsflash is an important item of news that television or radio companies broadcast as soon as they receive it, often interrupting other programmes to do so. We interrupt our… …   English dictionary

  • newsflash — UK [ˈnjuːzˌflæʃ] / US [ˈnuzˌflæʃ] noun [countable] Word forms newsflash : singular newsflash plural newsflashes British a short broadcast of an important piece of news in the middle of a television or radio programme …   English dictionary

  • newsflash — noun A brief media report of something that has recently taken place. Television programmes were interrupted by a newsflash announcing that the Prime Minister had resigned …   Wiktionary

  • newsflash — news|flash [ˈnju:zflæʃ US ˈnu:z ] n especially BrE a very short news programme on radio or television, broadcast suddenly in the middle of another programme when something very important has happened American Equivalent: news bulletin ▪ We… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • newsflash — noun (C) especially BrE a very short news programme on radio or television, broadcast suddenly in the middle of another programme when something very important has happened; news bulletin AmE: We interrupt this programme to bring you a newsflash… …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • newsflash — news flash n. See newsbreak. * * * …   Universalium

  • newsflash — news|flash [ nuz,flæʃ ] noun count a short broadcast of an important piece of news in the middle of a television or radio program …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • newsflash — noun a single item of important news broadcast separately and often interrupting other programmes …   English new terms dictionary


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