News vs Newsy - What's the difference?

news | newsy |


As nouns the difference between news and newsy

is that news is new information of interest while newsy is (informal) a distributor of news; a newsagent.

As an adjective newsy is

containing lots of news; informative.

news

English

Noun

(wikipedia news) (en-noun)
  • New information of interest.
  • Is there any news about the storm?
    That was not much news in the press release.
  • Reports of current events broadcast via media such as newspapers or television.
  • Did you listen to the news tonight?
    The news is that Mr. Jones died yesterday from cancer.
  • (computing, internet) posts published on newsgroups
  • Derived terms

    * bad news * good news * hard news * local news * national news * news agency * newsagent * news feature * newsflash * newsman * newspaper * newsreader * news report * news reporter * news station * news stream * no news is good news * slow news day * soft news * that's news to me * world news * breaking news * news feed

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    newsy

    English

    Adjective

    (er)
  • Containing lots of news; informative.
  • Chatty, gossipy.
  • Noun

    (newsies)
  • (informal) A distributor of news; a newsagent.