gutter press

gutter press
N-SING: the N (disapproval)
You can refer to newspapers and magazines which print mainly stories about sex and crime as the gutter press. [BRIT]

The gutter press has held the royals up to ridicule.

(in AM, use scandal sheets)

English dictionary. 2008.

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  • gutter press — ► NOUN chiefly Brit. ▪ newspapers engaging in sensational journalism …   English terms dictionary

  • gutter press — noun press that engages in sensational journalism (especially concerning the private lives of public figures) • Regions: ↑United Kingdom, ↑UK, ↑U.K., ↑Britain, ↑United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, ↑Great Britain • Hypernyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • gutter press journalism — gutter broadcasting, gutter journalism or gutter press journalism noun Sensationalistic reporting in the media • • • Main Entry: ↑gutter …   Useful english dictionary

  • gutter press, the — gutter ,press, the noun newspapers that contain a lot of shocking stories about crime, sex, and famous people. This word shows that you do not approve of these newspapers …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • gutter press — noun Derogative term for the sensationalist tabloid newspapers in general …   Wiktionary

  • Gutter press — Бульварная пресса …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • gutter press — yellow journalism, journalism which focuses on scandals and sensationalism …   English contemporary dictionary

  • gutter press — noun chiefly Brit. newspapers engaging in sensational journalism …   English new terms dictionary

  • gutter press — /gʌtə ˈprɛs/ (say gutuh pres) noun magazines, newspapers, etc., which feature sensational or scandalous material …  

  • (the) gutter press — the gutter press UK US noun british showing disapproval newspapers that contain a lot of shocking stories about crime, sex, and famous people Thesaurus: types of newspaper or magazinehyponym …   Useful english dictionary

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