noun Date: 1806 a person who owns or is employed by a newspaper

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  • newspaperman — index press Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • newspaperman — [no͞oz′pā΄pərman΄, nyo͞oz′pā΄pərman΄, no͞os΄pā΄pərman΄, nyo͞os′pā΄pərman΄] n. pl. newspapermen [no͞oz′pā΄pərmen΄, nyo͞oz′pā΄pərmen΄, no͞os΄pā΄pərmən΄, nyo͞os′pā΄pərmən΄] 1. a person, esp. a man, who works for a newspaper, esp. as a reporter,… …   English World dictionary

  • newspaperman — UK [ˈnjuːzpeɪpə(r)ˌmæn] / US [ˈnuzpeɪpərˌmæn] noun [countable] Word forms newspaperman : singular newspaperman plural newspapermen a) a man who works for a newspaper b) a man who owns or publishes a newspaper …   English dictionary

  • newspaperman — [[t]nju͟ːspeɪpə(r)mæn, AM nu͟ːz [/t]] newspapermen N COUNT A newspaperman is a journalist, especially a man, who works for a newspaper. [JOURNALISM] Syn: newsman …   English dictionary

  • newspaperman — /noohz pay peuhr man , nyoohz , noohs , nyoohs /, n., pl. newspapermen. 1. a person employed by a newspaper or wire service as a reporter, writer, editor, etc. 2. the owner or operator of a newspaper or news service. [1800 10; NEWSPAPER + MAN]… …   Universalium

  • newspaperman — noun A man who works in the production of the text of a newspaper; a reporter, editor, etc …   Wiktionary

  • newspaperman — Synonyms and related words: a tale bearing animal, advertising writer, annalist, art critic, author, authoress, belletrist, bibliographer, busybody, city editor, coauthor, collaborator, columnist, compiler, composer, copy chief, copy editor,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • newspaperman — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. reporter, journalist, editor, publisher, newspaperwoman, newsman, newswoman; see also author 2 , editor , reporter , writer …   English dictionary for students

  • newspaperman — news|pa|per|man [ˈnju:speıpəˌmæn US ˈnu:zpeıpər ] n plural newspapermen [ men] someone who writes or reports news for a newspaper …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • newspaperman — news|pa|per|man [ nuzpeıpər,mæn ] noun count a man who works for a newspaper: REPORTER a. a man who owns or publishes a newspaper …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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