Check and correct (the text of a newspaper or magazine before printing), typically also writing headlines and captions.‘he wrote articles on sport while subediting the Oxford Magazine’
correction, rectificationView synonyms
- ‘I'd be up for contributing some stuff, and could conceivably subedit and layout the pages on Quark, the desk-top publishing software.’
- ‘There was some subediting on a couple of pages of a website that I haven't got to the bottom of yet but which the director general I am sure will tell the governors about.’
We take a look at several popular, though confusing, punctuation marks.