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2 definitions by Steve_W

 
1.
A news story that has been written in such a way to make it appear more dramatic or sensational than it actually is.

Typically accompanied by an attention-grabbing headline.
That story of a man giving birth was a beat-up.
by Steve_W March 18, 2009
 
2.
Nineties catch phrase used within Australia. Originates from an ad campaign by the Solver Paints chain store.
Need paint? Problem solvered!
by Steve_W April 09, 2008