Noun: magazine `magu'zeen
- A periodic publication containing pictures and stories and articles of interest to those who purchase it or subscribe to it
"it takes several years before a magazine starts to break even or make money"
- Product consisting of a paperback periodic publication as a physical object
"tripped over a pile of magazines"
- A business firm that publishes magazines
"he works for a magazine"
- magazine publisher
- A light-tight supply chamber holding the film and supplying it for exposure as required
- A storehouse (as a compartment on a warship) where weapons and ammunition are stored
- powder store, powder magazine
- A metal frame or container holding cartridges; can be inserted into an automatic gun
- cartridge holder, cartridge clip, clip
Derived forms: magazines
Type of: depot, entrepot, lad mag [UK], press, product, production, public press, publication, publisher, publishing company, publishing firm, publishing house, storage, store, storehouse, supply chamber
Part of: camera, gun, photographic camera
Encyclopedia: Magazine, AR Magazine Magazine, Arkansas Magazine, Ar
AmE / noun [C]
CONSUMER MAGAZINE, TRADE MAGAZINE
a type of large thin book with a paper cover that you can buy every week or month, containing articles, photographs, etc., often on a particular topic:
a women's/men's magazine
a magazine aimed at/for elderly people
a glossy fashion magazine
They publish more than 20 specialist magazine titles.
a monthly/quarterly/weekly magazine
◆ a colour/glossy magazine
◆ a business/fashion/lifestyle/music/specialist magazine
◆ a copy/ an edition/issue of a magazine
◆ to launch/produce/publish/run a magazine
◆ to buy/get/subscribe to a magazine