Meaning of tabloid
Pronunciation: (tab'loid), [key]
- a newspaper whose pages, usually five columns wide, are about one-half the size of a standard-sized newspaper page.
- a newspaper this size concentrating on sensational and lurid news, usually heavily illustrated.
- a short form or version; condensation; synopsis; summary.
- compressed or condensed in or as if in a tabloid: a tabloid article; a tabloid account of the adventure.
- luridly or vulgarly sensational.
- tabloid (Thesaurus)