- Stop press
"Stop Press" is a phrase that means latest news, urgent news
It is added to a
newspaperat the last possible moment.
This term was first used by Michael F. Hullocks in the "Herald Tribune".
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stop press — n [singular] late news added to a newspaper after the main part has been printed … Dictionary of contemporary English
stop press — ► NOUN Brit. ▪ late news inserted in a newspaper or periodical either just before printing or after printing has begun … English terms dictionary
stop-press — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: stop (I) + press 1. : made or inserted while a printing press is stopped in the course of a run a stop press alteration a stop press correction 2. : of up to the minute significance or interest … Useful english dictionary
stop press — noun late news that is inserted into the newspaper at the last minute • Hypernyms: ↑news * * * noun Etymology: stop (I) + press chiefly Britain : a space or column in a newspaper containing last minute news items usually printed from a fudge hadn … Useful english dictionary
stop press — noun The event or news article important enough to delay or interrupt the print, or require a reprint, of a publication, particularly of a newspaper edition. Three of the errata corrections had already been made as stop press corrections [...] … Wiktionary
stop press — /ˈstɒp prɛs / (say stop pres) noun 1. news inserted in a newspaper after printing has begun. 2. the space for this … Australian English dictionary
Stop-press — Колонка последних новостей в газете … Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии
stop press — noun Brit. late news inserted in a newspaper or periodical either just before printing or after printing has begun … English new terms dictionary
stop press — noun (singular) late news added to a newspaper after the main part has been printed … Longman dictionary of contemporary English