Newsboy


Newsboy

Newsboy may refer to:

Contents

Occupations

  • A Paperboy, an individual, often a child, employed to deliver newspapers.

Personal nicknames

  • "Newsboy", a horse-racing tipster writing in The Daily Mirror
  • Jeremy Wells, a television personality

Other uses

  • Newsvendor model, a demand forecasting model from operations research, (aka Newsboy model)
  • Newsboy cap, a kind of hat often worn by these same newspaper-vendor boys
  • Newsboy Legion, the name of a kid gang in the DC Comics Universe.

See also

  • Newsboys, a Christian pop/rock band
  • Newsies, a Disney musical based on the Newsboys strike.

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Look at other dictionaries:

  • newsboy — news boy , n. A boy who distributes or sells newspapers. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • newsboy — (n.) also news boy, 1764, from NEWS (Cf. news) (n.) + BOY (Cf. boy) …   Etymology dictionary

  • newsboy — [no͞oz′boi΄, nyo͞oz′boi΄] n. a boy who sells or delivers newspapers …   English World dictionary

  • newsboy — noun Date: 1764 one who delivers or sells newspapers …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • newsboy — /noohz boy , nyoohz /, n. a person, typically a boy, who sells or delivers newspapers. [1755 65; NEWS + BOY] * * * …   Universalium

  • newsboy — noun A boy, or by extension a man, who delivers and/or sells newspapers. Syn: paperboy …   Wiktionary

  • Newsboy — Газетчик, разносчик газет …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • newsboy — (Roget s IV) n. Syn. paperboy, papergirl, paper carrier, newsy* …   English dictionary for students

  • newsboy — n. boy who sells or delivers newspapers, paperboy …   English contemporary dictionary

  • newsboy — noun a boy who sells or delivers newspapers …   English new terms dictionary


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