Pulitzer prize

Pulitzer prize
noun Date: 1918 any of various annual prizes (as for outstanding literary or journalistic achievement) established by the will of Joseph Pulitzer — called also Pulitzer

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Pulitzer Prize — ☆ Pulitzer Prize n. any of a number of yearly prizes established by Joseph Pulitzer, given for outstanding work in journalism, literature, and music …   English World dictionary

  • Pulitzer Prize — Infobox award name = Pulitzer Prize imagesize = 200px caption = description = Excellence in newspaper journalism, literary achievements, and musical composition presenter = Columbia University country = United States year = 1917 website =… …   Wikipedia

  • Pulitzer Prize — Joseph Pulitzer Der Pulitzer Preis wurde von dem aus Ungarn stammenden Journalisten und Zeitungsverleger Joseph Pulitzer gestiftet und wird seit 1917 für hervorragende journalistische Leistungen in den USA verliehen. Jährlich gibt die Pulitzer… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Pulitzer Prize — one of a group of annual prizes in journalism, literature, music, etc., established by Joseph Pulitzer: administered by Columbia University; first awarded 1917. * * * Any of a series of annual prizes awarded by Columbia University for outstanding …   Universalium

  • Pulitzer Prize — UK [ˈpʊlɪtsə(r) ˌpraɪz] / US [ˈpʊlɪtsər ˌpraɪz] noun [countable] Word forms Pulitzer Prize : singular Pulitzer Prize plural Pulitzer Prizes a prize in the US given every year to reward people s achievements in literature, journalism, or music …   English dictionary

  • Pulitzer Prize — Pul|it|zer Prize n one of the eight prizes given every year in the US to people who have produced especially good work in ↑journalism (=writing for newspapers) , literature, or music. The prizes were started by the US newspaper owner Joseph… …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Pulitzer Prize — noun /ˈpʊlɪtsər ˈpraɪz/ an annual American award given for journalism, literature, and music , She won a Pulitzer Prize for her reporting on the health care. See Also: Pulitzer …   Wiktionary

  • Pulitzer Prize — noun Pulitzer Prize is used before these nouns: ↑winner …   Collocations dictionary

  • Pulitzer Prize —    Joseph Pulitzer (1847 1911) was born in Hungary and immigrated to the United States in 1864 to serve in the Union Army. After his discharge, he settled in St. Louis, where he became a reporter for the Westliche Post, a. German language daily… …   Dictionary of eponyms

  • Pulitzer Prize — Prix Pulitzer Le prix Pulitzer, créé en 1904, est un prix américain remis dans différents domaines, allant du journalisme à la musique. En journalisme, il est considéré parmi les plus prestigieux. Joseph Pulitzer, éditeur du journal World, crée… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Pulitzer Prize — Pu′litzer Prize′ n. lit.+jou any of the annual prizes, as in journalism, literature, or music, established by Joseph Pulitzer …   From formal English to slang

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