Adjective "newsgroups" definition and examples

(Newsgroups may not be an adjective, but it can be used as an adjective, click here to find out.)

Pronunciation

/ˈnjuːzɡruːp/

Definitions and examples

noun

A forum on the Usenet service for the discussion of a particular topic.
  1. 'And many Internet providers have newsgroups viewable only to their own customers.'
  2. 'In chat rooms, newsgroups, and email, you usually do not see people's faces or hear their voices.'

More definitions

1. a place on a computer network, especially within Usenet, that maintains an online discussion group on a specific topic: newsgroups for movies.

More examples(as adjective)

"outsides can be newsgroups."

"spokesmen can be newsgroups."

"groups can be newsgroups."

Origin

(newsgroup)