- A journalist contributing regularly to a newspaper or magazine.More example sentences
writer, feature writer, contributor, journalist, correspondent, newspaperman, newspaperwoman, newsman, newswoman; wordsmith, man/woman of letters, penman; humorist, critic, reviewer, commentator, chronicler; French littérateurNorth American • informal thumbsucker
- 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.