Definition of journalist in English:

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journalist

Pronunciation: /ˈjərn(ə)ləst/

noun

A person who writes for newspapers, magazines, or news websites or prepares news to be broadcast.
Example sentences
  • The reason Ken and many others feel moved to write to newspapers and journalists is that they care.
  • It's not entirely true that newspaper journalists are paid to get their facts right.
  • As well as a musician and poet he is a journalist, broadcaster and commentator.
Synonyms
reporter, correspondent, columnist, writer, commentator, reviewer;
investigative journalist, photojournalist, newspaperman, newspaperwoman, newsman, newswoman, newshound, newshawk, hack, stringer

Words that rhyme with journalist

paternalist, photojournalist
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