Definition of anchorwoman in English:


Syllabification: an·chor·wom·an
Pronunciation: /ˈaNGkərˌwo͝omən

noun (plural anchorwomen)

  • A woman who presents and coordinates a live television or radio program involving other contributors.
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    • ‘My 10-year plan includes becoming a news anchorwoman for a major television network,’ she says.
    • But over the summer, we told you about Chicago's WBBM TV, which was offering viewers a no-frills newscast with a serious format and a serious anchorwoman, veteran broadcaster Carol Marin.
    • When some television anchorwomen speak English, their poor pronunciation may give you goose bumps.

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