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
[nooz-groop, nyooz‐] /ˈnuzˌgrup, ˈnyuz‐/ noun 1. a place on a computer network, especially within Usenet, that maintains an online discussion group on a specific topic: newsgroups for movies. /ˈnjuːzˌɡruːp/ noun 1. (computing) a forum where subscribers exchange information about a specific subject by electronic mail n. by 1985, from news (n.) + group (n.). messaging […]