Newsagent vs Newsy - What's the difference?

newsagent | newsy |


As nouns the difference between newsagent and newsy

is that newsagent is a retail business selling newspapers, magazines, and stationery; a stationer while newsy is (informal) a distributor of news; a newsagent.

As an adjective newsy is

containing lots of news; informative.

newsagent

English

Noun

  • A retail business selling newspapers, magazines, and stationery; a stationer.
  • The proprietor of such a business.
  • See also

    * news agency

    newsy

    English

    Adjective

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

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