from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The style of writing often held to be characteristic of newspapers and magazines, distinguished by clichés, sensationalism, and triteness of thought.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A style of writing used in some newspapers and magazines, characterized by cliché, hyperbolic language and clipped syntax.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the linguistic style in which newspapers are written.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A style of writing fit only for rapid newspaper work; a style abounding in pretentious words and sudden colloquialisms and making crude bids for popularity.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. the style in which newspapers are written
journal + -ese (Wiktionary)