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Overview of noun news

The noun news has 5 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (21) news, intelligence, tidings, word

(information about recent and important events; "they awaited news of the outcome")

2. (17) news

(information reported in a newspaper or news magazine; "the news of my death was greatly exaggerated")

3. (3) news program, news show, news

(a program devoted to current events, often using interviews and commentary; "we watch the 7 o'clock news every night")

4. news

(informal information of any kind that is not previously known to someone; "it was news to me")

5. newsworthiness, news

(the quality of being sufficiently interesting to be reported in news bulletins; "the judge conceded the newsworthiness of the trial"; "he is no longer news in the fashion world")

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