front page
1. noun
The first, and initially visible, page of a publication

, Congratulations, Dave, you made the front page.

a) So important as to warrant being put on the front page of newspapers

Amazing! This new revelation is front page material!

b) Which appears on the front page of a publication

The new legislation was front page news.


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  • front-page — ☆ front page [frunt′pāj′ ] adj. printed or fit to be printed on the front page of a newspaper; important or sensational vt. front paged, front paging to print on the front page of a newspaper …   English World dictionary

  • front-page — adj [only before noun] front page news/article/story etc something that is printed on the first page of a newspaper because it is very important or exciting …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • front page — noun count the first page of a newspaper: The scandal was all over the front page …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • front-page — adjective only before noun important enough to be printed on the first page of a newspaper: front page news/stories/headlines …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • front-page — front′ page′ adj. v. paged, pag•ing 1) jou of major importance; worth putting on the first page of a newspaper 2) jou to run (copy) on the front page of a newspaper • Etymology: 1900–05, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • front-page — I. ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ adjective Etymology: front page : of, relating to, or appearing on the front page of a newspaper : very newsworthy front page news opposed to back page II. transitive verb …   Useful english dictionary

  • Front Page — See also: Wikipedia s Main PageA front page is the first page of a newspaper or other publication lacking a front cover, typically the place where the most important content is placed, hence the metaphorical connotations of the term.Front Page… …   Wikipedia

  • front page — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms front page : singular front page plural front pages the first page of a newspaper The scandal was all over the front page …   English dictionary

  • front-page — /ˈfrʌnt peɪdʒ/ (say frunt payj) adjective 1. relating to the front page of a newspaper. 2. of consequence; worth putting on the first page of a newspaper. –verb (t) (front paged, front paging) 3. to run (a story) on the front page of a newspaper …   Australian English dictionary

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