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penny press

noun

a very inexpensive or free publication, usu. a newspaper; also, the organization which prints such a publication

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  • The penny press has not convinced them that popularity is immortality; they recognize popularity as merely glory paid in pennies.

    Germany and the Germans Price Collier
  • The penny press, by way of doing honour to their new ruler, boldly fixed the numbers at 40,000—that was their bit of Buncombe.

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