newsman

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noun news·man \ˈnüz-mən, -ˌman, ˈnyüz-\

Definition of newsman

  1. :  a person who gathers, reports, or comments on the news :  reporter, correspondent

Examples of newsman in a sentence

  1. any newsman will tell you that if you talk to enough people, you'll eventually get a money quote

1888

First Known Use of newsman

1888


NEWSMAN Defined for English Language Learners

newsman

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noun news·man \ˈnüz-mən, -ˌman, ˈnyüz-\

Definition of newsman for English Language Learners

  • : a person (usually a man) who gathers, reports, or comments on the news


NEWSMAN Defined for Kids

newsman

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noun news·man \ˈnüz-mən, ˈnyüz-\

Definition of newsman for Students

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newsmen

\-mən\
  1. :  a person who gathers or reports information on recent events



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