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Op-ed page

[op-ed] /ˈɒpˌɛd/

a newspaper page devoted to signed articles by commentators, essayists, humorists, etc., of varying viewpoints: the Op-Ed of today’s New York Times.


1970, in reference to the page of a newspaper opposite the editorial page, usually devoted to personal opinion columns. The thing itself said to have been pioneered by the New York “World.”

noun phrase

Anewspaper page, usually appearing across from the editorial page, made up of columns and short essays

[1970+; fr opposite editorial]
opposite the editorial page


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