newspaper headline

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Noun1.newspaper headline - the heading or caption of a newspaper articlenewspaper headline - the heading or caption of a newspaper article
newspaper, paper - a daily or weekly publication on folded sheets; contains news and articles and advertisements; "he read his newspaper at breakfast"
header, heading, head - 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"
drop line, dropline, stagger head, staggered head, stephead, stepped line - a headline with the top line flush left and succeeding lines indented to the right
screamer - a sensational newspaper headline
banner, streamer - a newspaper headline that runs across the full page
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RINK beer for immortality, the newspaper headline said.
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The newspaper headline and the date shown on the bedside calendar imply this.
UNLESS you're a poet or a newspaper headline writer who likes to play with words, you might think you've got no use for a rhyming dictionary.
Never have I seen a newspaper headline us, as 'our miners'.
COMING SOON: very, very dirty dancing," proclaimed the British newspaper headline.
Not so long ago, it seems, America's media belonged exclusively to homophobes who thundered from every radio, television, and newspaper headline that lesbians and gay men shouldn't--couldn't--form loving, happy families.