newspaperwoman
noun Date: 1881 a woman who owns or is employed by a newspaper

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • newspaperwoman — [news′pa΄perwoom΄ən] n. pl. newspaperwomen [news′pa΄perwim΄in] 1. a woman who works for a newspaper, as a reporter, editor, etc. 2. a woman who owns or publishes a newspaper …   English World dictionary

  • newspaperwoman — UK [ˈnjuːzpeɪpə(r)ˌwʊmən] / US [ˈnuzpeɪpərˌwʊmən] noun [countable] Word forms newspaperwoman : singular newspaperwoman plural newspaperwomen a) a woman who works for a newspaper b) a woman who owns or publishes a newspaper …   English dictionary

  • newspaperwoman — /noohz pay peuhr woom euhn, nyoohz , noohs , nyoohs /, n., pl. newspaperwomen. 1. a woman employed by a newspaper or wire service as a reporter, writer, editor, etc. 2. a woman who is the owner or operator of a newspaper or news service. [1880… …   Universalium

  • newspaperwoman — noun A female newspaperman …   Wiktionary

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

  • newspaperwoman — n. female journalist, female reporter, female broadcaster; woman who owns a newspaper publishing company …   English contemporary dictionary

  • newspaperwoman — news•pa•per•wom•an [[t]ˈnuzˌpeɪ pərˌwʊm ən, ˈnyuzˌpeɪ , ˈnusˌpeɪ , ˈnyusˌpeɪ [/t]] n. pl. wom•en 1) a woman employed by a newspaper or wire service as a reporter, writer, or editor 2) a woman who owns or operates a newspaper or news service •… …   From formal English to slang

  • newspaperwoman — noun a journalist employed to provide news stories for newspapers or broadcast media • Syn: ↑correspondent, ↑newspaperman, ↑newswriter, ↑pressman • Hypernyms: ↑journalist • Hyponyms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • woman — n. 1) to deliver a woman (of a baby) 2) an attractive, beautiful, pretty; average; fat; grown; handsome; middle aged; old; short; tall; thin; ugly; wise; young woman 3) a divorced; married; single woman 4) a career; professional; self made;… …   Combinatory dictionary

  • news|wom|an — «NOOZ WUM uhn, NYOOZ », noun, plural wom|en. = newspaperwoman. (Cf. ↑newspaperwoman) …   Useful english dictionary

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