Definition of backgrounder in English:
An official briefing or handout giving background information.
- A year and a half ago he did a press briefing, a backgrounder, in which he praised the president.
- When he was an MP it was left to as assistant to prepare detailed backgrounders for his questions in Parliament.
- She has compiled an excellent backgrounder on the different reform proposals at the Council on Foreign Relations web site.
Definition of backgrounder in:
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