noun Date: 1596 a person who gathers, reports, or comments on the news ; reporter, correspondent

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  • Newsman — News man, n.; pl. {Newsmen}. 1. One who brings news. [Obs.] Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. A man who distributes or sells newspapers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • newsman — / newswoman [n] reporter anchor, anchor man/woman, anchor person, announcer, columnist, copy editor, correspondent, cub*, editor, foreign correspondent, ink slinger*, interviewer, investigative reporter, journalist, legman/woman*, newscaster,… …   New thesaurus

  • newsman — [no͞oz′man΄, nyo͞oz′man΄, no͞oz′mən, nyo͞oz′mən] n. pl. newsmen [no͞oz′men΄, nyo͞oz′men΄, no͞oz′mən, nyo͞oz′mən] a newscaster or reporter, esp. a male …   English World dictionary

  • newsman — [[t]nju͟ːzmən, AM nu͟ːz [/t]] newsmen N COUNT A newsman is a journalist for a newspaper or for a television or radio news programme. [JOURNALISM] As the pictures flashed on the screen, the newsman continued talking …   English dictionary

  • newsman — UK [ˈnjuːzˌmæn] / US [ˈnuzˌmæn] noun [countable] Word forms newsman : singular newsman plural newsmen a man who is a journalist …   English dictionary

  • newsman — /noohz man , meuhn, nyoohz /, n., pl. newsmen / men , meuhn/. 1. a person employed to gather news, as for a newspaper, magazine, or radio or television news bureau; reporter. 2. a person who reports the news on radio or television. 3. a person… …   Universalium

  • newsman — noun A reporter; a person in the profession of providing news …   Wiktionary

  • Newsman — Газетчик, разносчик газет; Корреспондент; репортёр …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • newsman — Synonyms and related words: city editor, columnist, copy chief, copy editor, copyman, copyreader, correspondent, cub reporter, diaskeuast, editor, editorial writer, feature editor, foreign correspondent, gazetteer, interviewer, journalist, leader …   Moby Thesaurus

  • newsman — news|man [ˈnju:zmæn US ˈnu:z ] n plural newsmen [ men] someone who writes or reports news for a newspaper, radio, or television …   Dictionary of contemporary English

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