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Definition 1: the heading or caption of a newspaper article - [noun denoting communication]

Synonyms for headline in the sense of this definition

(headline is a kind of ...) a line of text serving to indicate what the passage below it is about

"the heading seemed to have little to do with the text"

(... is a kind of headline ) a headline with the top line flush left and succeeding lines indented to the right

(... is a kind of headline ) a sensational newspaper headline

(... is a kind of headline ) a newspaper headline that runs across the full page

(... is part of headline) a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements

"he read his newspaper at breakfast"

Definition 2: publicize widely or highly, as if with a headline - [verb of communication]

(headline is a kind of ...) call attention to

"Please don't advertise the fact that he has AIDS"

Definition 3: provide (a newspaper page or a story) with a headline - [verb of possession]

(headline is a kind of ...) give something useful or necessary to

"We provided the room with an electrical heater"

(headline belongs to category ...) the business of issuing printed matter for sale or distribution

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