The definition of a tabloid is a half size page of a newspaper, or a newspaper or magazine with short, exciting and often gossipy stories.(noun)
An example of a tabloid is the National Enquirer.
See tabloid in Webster's New World College Dictionary
Origin: tabl(et) + -oid: orig. a trademark for a medicine tablet
See tabloid in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: From tabloid journalism
Origin: , from Tabloid, trademark for a drug or chemical in condensed form.
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