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  1. headlinenoun

    To have top billing; to be the main attraction

    The headline on today's newspaper reads John Doe Wins Wood-Splitting Competition.


  2. headlinenoun

    The top-billed attraction


Princeton's WordNet

  1. headline, newspaper headlineverb

    the heading or caption of a newspaper article

    newspaper headline

  2. headlineverb

    publicize widely or highly, as if with a headline

  3. headlineverb

    provide (a newspaper page or a story) with a headline

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PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "headline":

    title, epitaph, holder, global, heading, incumbent, overall

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  1. Joe Saluzzi:

    You have a headline-driven market that moves every time there's a headline on Greece, it doesn't shock me, yet it doesn't make any sense.

  2. Sean Lynch:

    I'm a little surprised the markets reacted somewhat negatively to it, the only thing that might counter balance that headline number is the average hourly earnings. That could worry the Fed a little bit and worry investors that a possible rate rise is still on the table.

  3. Kris Ruby:

    Every time you read a headline about a brand being canceled, that brand has to spend millions of dollars in consulting fees for a crisis or P.R. firm, legal fees, management consulting fees, contractor or vendor fees, design, thesecancellations cost brands millions to pivot and every time a small business is canceled, the likelihood of them coming back is even harder because they dont have access to the same capital source for revival.

  4. Jesse Hurwitz:

    We continue to see a large drag from private inventory investment as trimming headline growth, but with a smaller drag from net trade and more modest equipment investment, the composition of third-quarter GDP is likely to be more balanced.

  5. Henrik Lundqvist:

    It's more of a headline for newspapers than anything else.

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