ALL meanings of sensationalist

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  • noun sensationalist person who exaggerates 1
  • adjective sensationalist over the top, exaggerated 1
  • noun sensationalist subject matter, language, or style producing or designed to produce startling or thrilling impressions or to excite and please vulgar taste. 1
  • noun sensationalist the use of or interest in this subject matter, language, or style: The cheap tabloids relied on sensationalism to increase their circulation. 1
  • noun sensationalist Philosophy. the doctrine that the good is to be judged only by the gratification of the senses. the doctrine that all ideas are derived from and are essentially reducible to sensations. 1
  • noun sensationalist Psychology. sensationism. 1
  • adjective sensationalist Sensationalist news reports and television and radio programmes present the facts in a way that makes them seem worse or more shocking than they really are. 0
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