headline

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈhɛdlaɪn/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈhɛdˌlaɪn/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(hedlīn′)


Inflections of 'headline' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
headlines
v 3rd person singular
headlining
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
headlined
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
headlined
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference Collins English Usage © 2020
title - headline
‘title’
The title of a book, play, painting, or piece of music is its name.
He wrote a book with the title ‘The Castle’.
‘Walk under Ladders’ is the title of her new play.
‘headline’
Don't refer to the words printed in large letters at the top of a newspaper report as a ‘title’. You call them a headline.
All the headlines are about the Ridley affair.
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