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journalist

noun jour·nal·ist \-nə-list\

Definition of JOURNALIST

1
a :  a person engaged in journalism; especially :  a writer or editor for a news medium
b :  a writer who aims at a mass audience
2
:  a person who keeps a journal

Examples of JOURNALIST

  1. <a journalist who has won awards for two of his feature stories>

First Known Use of JOURNALIST

1693

Other Job Terms

factotum, milliner, ostler, scrivener, tinker, webster, wordsmith
JOURNALIST Defined for Kids

journalist

noun jour·nal·ist \ˈjər-nə-list\

Definition of JOURNALIST for Kids

:  an editor or reporter of the news

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