Definition of Editorial

1. Noun. An article giving opinions or perspectives.

Exact synonyms: Column, Newspaper Column
Group relationships: Newspaper, Paper
Generic synonyms: Article
Specialized synonyms: Agony Column
Derivative terms: Columnist, Editorialist, Editorialize

2. Adjective. Of or relating to an article stating opinions or giving perspectives. "Editorial column"

3. Adjective. Relating to or characteristic of an editor. "Editorial duties"
Partainyms: Editor
Derivative terms: Editor

Definition of Editorial

1. a. Of or pertaining to an editor; written or sanctioned by an editor; as, editorial labors; editorial remarks.

2. n. A leading article in a newspaper or magazine; an editorial article; an article published as an expression of the views of the editor.

Definition of Editorial

1. Adjective. Of, or relating to an editor, editing or an editorial. ¹

2. Adjective. (context: fashion) Appropriate for high fashion magazines. ¹

3. Noun. An article in a publication giving the opinion of its editors on a given topic or current event. ¹

4. Noun. A similar commentary on radio or television. ¹

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Definition of Editorial

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Medical Definition of Editorial

1. A statement of the opinions, beliefs, and policy of the editor or publisher of a journal, usually on current matters of medical or scientific significance to the medical community or society at large. The editorials published by editors of journals representing the official organ of a society or organization are generally substantive. (12 Dec 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Editorial

editor in chief
editor program
editorial (current term)
editorial department
editorial we

Literary usage of Editorial

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Gospel According to S. Matthew by Willoughby Charles Allen (1907)
"This may be classified as follows : (a) editorial i1'17 ... 73, are editorial connecting links. 92e and 31 are due to the editor, and c28-30- s2-34 may be ..."

2. The Advocate of Peaceby American Peace Society by American Peace Society (1904)
"Sampson, 89 Dogger Bank Affair, 230, 232 editorial, 139 . American-Chinese Commercial Treaty Ratified, 29 All They that Take Dynamite Shall Perish with ..."

3. The American Journal of International Law by American Society of International Law (1917)
"This change followed naturally and logically the other change made last year, for when it was decided to have the editorial comments signed by their authors ..."

4. The Journal of Geology by University of Chicago Department of Geology and Paleontology (1905)
"editorial. The growing importance of economic geology finds a fitting expression in the establishment of a journal of high grade devoted especially to its ..."

5. The Advocate of Peace by American Peace Society (1912)
"Merchant Ship Should Go First Through the, editorial, 255. ... President Taft's Services to the Peace Cause, editorial, 230. t rogress Beyond the Most ..."

6. The Century Illustrated Monthly Magazine (1896)
"editorial ................. 156 Notes on City Government in St. Louis . ... editorial ................. 314 A Duty of Englishmen to America . ..."

7. The Life and Work of Susan B. Anthony: Including Public Addresses, Her Own by Ida Husted Harper (1908)
"editorial COMMENT ON MISS ANTHONY'S LIFE AND WORK. 1906. , HE death of no woman ever called forth so wide an editorial comment as that of Miss Anthony, ..."

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