noun(also newsy) (plural newsies) • informal
- 1A reporter.More example sentences
- For Seattleites, the top story (at least on the radio) is local newsies reporting on their own presence at the investigation scene in Tacoma, where a tree trunk used for target practice was hauled away yesterday.
- Take Bloggers and other newsies in North America and you could bury the other shows with ratings.
- Bill Pullman is the film's one pleasant surprise, nicely underplaying reporter and newsie advocate Bryan Denton and providing the film's few precious moments of calm.
- 1.1A person who sells or delivers newspapers.More example sentences
- She dashed in that direction, stumbling over people's feet and nearly knocking over a stack of newspapers that some local newsie was selling.
- When they entered it was full of cold wet newsies trying to get warmed up.
- They attacked the street trades for nearly opposite reasons: children who worked on the streets as newsies, bootblacks, peddlers or messengers were given too much freedom and stimulation.
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