What does the word gazette mean?

Usage examples for gazette

  1. This was the Gazette, or rhymed news- letter, in which the gossip of the day, the diversions of the court, etc. – A Short History of French Literature by George Saintsbury
  2. Whereat, Sir Morton's fury became so excessive that he actually shut up Badsworth Hall and went away for a whole year, greatly to the relief of the editor of the 'Riversford Gazette, ' who was able to dismiss him with a comfortable paragraph, thus: Sir Morton Pippitt has left Badsworth Hall for a tour round the world. – God's Good Man by Marie Corelli
  3. The county Gazette had announced, as an important piece of news, that the author of The Puritan Nun was on a visit to his relatives, the Maitlands. – That Fortune by Charles Dudley Warner Last Updated: February 22, 2009