Definition of published in English:

published

Pronunciation /ˈpəbliSHt/ /ˈpəblɪʃt/

adjective

  • 1(of a book, journal, piece of music, etc.) prepared and issued for public sale or readership.

    ‘the collection includes the complete published works of Benjamin Britten’
    • ‘thirty-one published articles were reviewed for potential inclusion’
    1. 1.1(of a writer) having had a work prepared and issued for public sale or readership.
      ‘a course that offers the opportunity to have your writing critiqued by a published author’
      • ‘Franco is also a published novelist and poet’
  • 2(of information) printed or made available online so as to be generally known.

    • ‘there is very little published data on the subject’