headline-grabbing

'headline-.grabbing
adj
headline-grabbing news is important and reported in many newspapers and on radio and television
The story was headline-grabbing material in the nationals.

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • headline-grabbing — UK [ˈhedlaɪn ˌɡræbɪŋ] US adjective usually before noun reported as a very important story in the news Thesaurus: newshyponym general words relating to the mediasynonym …   Useful english dictionary

  • headline-grabbing — ADJ: usu ADJ n A headline grabbing statement or activity is one that is intended to attract a lot of attention, especially from the media. ...a series of headline grabbing announcements …   English dictionary

  • headline-grabbing — UK [ˈhedlaɪn ˌɡræbɪŋ] / US adjective [usually before noun] reported as a very important story in the news …   English dictionary

  • attention-grabbing — adjective Attracting notice and attention. The attention grabbing headline sent the crowd into a frenzy …   Wiktionary

  • Decima gallery — is a London based arts projects organisation with a reputation for irreverent projects,[1] according to a 2008 article in The London Paper: ART for sex, gay claims for Jesus, pantomime cows – all standard fare for infamous London gallery Decima.… …   Wikipedia

  • Charlie Buckton — Home and Away character Portrayed by Esther Anderson Introduced by Cameron Welsh Duration 2008 First app …   Wikipedia

  • Austria — Austrian, adj., n. /aw stree euh/, n. a republic in central Europe. 8,054,078; 32,381 sq. mi. (83,865 sq. km). Cap.: Vienna. German, Österreich. * * * Austria Introduction Austria Background: Once the center of power for the large Austro… …   Universalium

  • Spitzer, Eliot — ▪ 2005       In 2004 Eliot Spitzer, the crusading New York state attorney general, continued to venture where few others dared to tread with his investigation of suspected malfeasance in the upper echelons of the American financial industry.… …   Universalium

  • Official Monster Raving Loony Party — Leader Alan Howling Laud Hope Founded …   Wikipedia

  • Spike Lee — Infobox actor name = Spike Lee caption =Spike Lee, 2007 birthname = Shelton Jackson Lee birthdate = birth date and age|1957|3|20 birthplace = Atlanta, Georgia yearsactive = 1977 present spouse = Tonya Lewis (1993 ) baftaawards = Special Award… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.