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columnist

Line breaks: col¦um|nist
Pronunciation: /ˈkɒləm(n)ɪst
 
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Definition of columnist in English:

noun

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.
Synonyms

Words that rhyme with columnist

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