newswoman
noun Date: 1928 a woman who is a reporter

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • newswoman — [news′woom΄ən] n. pl. newswomen [news′wim΄ən] a female newscaster or reporter …   English World dictionary

  • newswoman — 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*,… …   New thesaurus

  • newswoman — noun a female newsperson • Hypernyms: ↑reporter, ↑newsman, ↑newsperson * * * /noohz woom euhn, nyoohz /, n., pl. newswomen. 1. a woman employed to gather news, as for a newspaper, magazine, or radio or television news bureau. 2. a woman who… …   Useful english dictionary

  • newswoman — /noohz woom euhn, nyoohz /, n., pl. newswomen. 1. a woman employed to gather news, as for a newspaper, magazine, or radio or television news bureau. 2. a woman who reports the news on radio or television. 3. a woman who sells or distributes… …   Universalium

  • newswoman — noun A female reporter or newsreader …   Wiktionary

  • newswoman — news|wom|an [ˈnju:zˌwumən US ˈnu:z ] n plural newswomen [ ˌwımın] a woman who writes or reports for a newspaper, radio, or television …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • newswoman — news|wom|an [ nuz,wumən ] noun count a woman who is a reporter …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • newswoman — n. female journalist, female reporter, female broadcaster; female retailer of newspapers and magazines …   English contemporary dictionary

  • newswoman — news•wom•an [[t]ˈnuzˌwʊm ən, ˈnyuz [/t]] n. pl. wom•en a woman employed to gather and report news • Etymology: 1925–30 usage: See woman …   From formal English to slang

  • newsman/newswoman — (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) …   English dictionary for students

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