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

Definition of journalist in English:


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.
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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