a brief item of important news, often interrupting a radio or television programme
noun, Journalism. 1. (def 6).
messaging, humour A silly synonym for Usenet newsgroup, originally a typo but now in regular use on Usenet’s news:talk.bizarre and other lunatic-fringe groups. Compare hing, grilf, and filk. [Jargon File] (1994-12-13)
[nooz-gath-uh-ring, nyooz-] /ˈnuzˌgæð ə rɪŋ, ˈnyuz-/ adjective 1. of or relating to the process of collecting and reporting the news.
[nooz-gurl, nyooz-] /ˈnuzˌgɜrl, ˈnyuz-/ noun 1. a who sells or delivers newspapers. /ˈnjuːzˌɡɜːl/ noun 1. (informal) a female newsreader or reporter Gender-neutral forms newsreader, reporter 2. a girl who sells or delivers newspapers