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columnist Syllabification: col·um·nist
Pronunciation: /ˈkäləmnəst/

Definition of columnist in English:


A journalist contributing regularly to a newspaper or magazine.
Example sentences
  • He is a graduate student at Harvard University and a columnist for the Journalist magazine.
  • For many newspaper editors and columnists, some sections of society seem to be fair game.
  • It's worth remembering that newspaper columnists write one or maybe two features a week.
writer, contributor, journalist, correspondent, newspaperman, newspaperwoman, newsman, newswoman;
wordsmith, penman;
critic, reviewer, commentator
informal scribbler, pencil pusher, hack

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