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Meaning of HEADLINE

Pronunciation:  'hed`lIn

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  the heading or caption of a newspaper article
  2. [v]  publicize widely or highly, as if with a headline
  3. [v]  provide with a headline, as of a newspaper page or a story

HEADLINE is a 8 letter word that starts with H.


 Synonyms: newspaper headline
 See Also: advertise, advertize, banner, drop line, dropline, furnish, head, header, heading, newspaper, paper, provide, publicise, publicize, render, screamer, stagger head, staggered head, stephead, stepped line, streamer, supply



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Head"line`\, n.
1. (Print.) The line at the head or top of a page.

2. (Naut.) See {Headrope}.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: banner, banner head, be a gas, be a hit, bill, bomb, caption, dramatize, drop head, dropline, epigraph, fail, feature, flop, hanger, head, head up, heading, jump head, legend, make a hit, melodramatize, motto, mount, open, open a show, overline, premiere, present, preview, produce, put on, rubric, running head, running title, scarehead, scenarize, screamer, set the stage, spread, spreadhead, stage, star, streamer, subhead, subheading, subtitle, succeed, superscription, theatricalize, title, title page, try out