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newsboy

Syllabification: news·boy
Pronunciation: /ˈn(y)o͞ozboi
 
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Definition of newsboy in English:

noun

A boy who sells or delivers newspapers.
Example sentences
  • The Tsarist authorities raided Pravda's premises, confiscated issues, imposed fines, arrested editors and harassed the newsboys selling the paper.
  • More than 100 years ago, unionized newsboys in New York City waged a successful strike against newspaper barons Joseph Pulitzer and William Randolph Hearst.
  • Bennett was a newsboy and gofer for journalists.

Words that rhyme with newsboy

bootboy • busboy

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