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 (no͞oz′kăst′, nyo͞oz′-)
A radio or television broadcast of the news.

news′cast′er n.


(Broadcasting) a radio or television broadcast of the news
[C20: from news + (broad)cast]
ˈnewsˌcaster n


(ˈnuzˌkæst, -ˌkɑst, ˈnyuz-)

a broadcast of news on radio or television.
[1925–30; news + (broad) cast]
news′cast`er, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.newscast - a broadcast of news or commentary on the newsnewscast - a broadcast of news or commentary on the news
broadcast - message that is transmitted by radio or television
news - information reported in a newspaper or news magazine; "the news of my death was greatly exaggerated"
radio news - a radio broadcast of news
sportscast - a broadcast of sports news or commentary
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[ˈnjuːzkɑːst] Nnoticiario m, noticiero m (LAm), noticioso m (Andes)


[ˈnjuːzˌkɑːst] n (esp Am) (Radio, TV) → notiziario


(njuːz) noun singular
a report of, or information about, recent events. You can hear the news on the radio at 9 o'clock; Is there any news about your friend?; (also adjective) a news broadcast.
ˈnewsy adjective
full of news. a newsy letter.
ˈnewsagent noun
(American news dealer) a person who has a shop selling newspapers (and usually other goods).
ˈnewscast noun
a broadcast of news in a radio or television programme.
ˈnewscaster noun
a person who presents a news broadcast.
ˈnewsletter noun
a sheet containing news issued to members of a group, organization etc.
ˈnewspaper noun
a paper, printed daily or weekly, containing news etc. a daily newspaper.

news is singular: No news is good news .
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The newscast still had no executive producer and no definable format.
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