1. a listing printed in all issues of a newspaper or magazine (usually on the editorial page) that gives the name of the publication and the names of the editorial staff, etc.
Similar word(s): flag
2. the title of a newspaper or magazine; usually printed on the front page and on the editorial page
3. the head or top of a mast
Definition categories: man–made, top
1. (nautical, transitive) To send to the masthead as a punishment.