Definition of reporter in English:

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Pronunciation: /rɪˈpɔːtə/


A person who reports, especially one employed to report news or conduct interviews for the press or broadcasting media.
Example sentences
  • Two days later the news is official and reporters from the American press speed to Paris to interview a band that few of them have heard of.
  • Many open meetings were held with reporters, news editors, designers and production staff.
  • She previously worked as a reporter for a sports news agency, supplying newspapers and magazines with articles.
broadcaster, newscaster, news commentator, announcer, presenter;
British  pressman;
North American  legman, wireman;
US  newsy;
Australian  roundsman
US informal newshawk
US informal, often derogatory thumbsucker
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