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journalist Line breaks: jour¦nal|ist
Pronunciation: /ˈdʒəːn(ə)lɪst/

Definition of journalist in English:

noun

A person who writes for newspapers, magazines, or news websites or prepares news to be broadcast: foreign journalists had been expelled from the area he was a seasoned TV journalist
More 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
British pressman;
North American legman, wireman;
US newsy;
Australian roundsman
US informal newshawk
US informal , often derogatory thumbsucker
dated publicist
(journalists)the commentariat

Words that rhyme with journalist

paternalist, photojournalist

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