news·​room | \ ˈnüz-ˌrüm How to pronounce newsroom (audio) , -ˌru̇m, ˈnyüz- \

Definition of newsroom

1 : a place (such as an office) where news is prepared for publication or broadcast
2 : newsstand

Examples of newsroom in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Gerald Fischman, Rob Hiaasen, John McNamara, Rebecca Smith and Wendi Winters were gunned down in the Capital Gazette newsroom in June 2018 by Ramos, who pleaded guilty but not criminally responsible last year. Mckenna Oxenden,, 22 Sep. 2021 Today Haines is the editor-at-large for The 19th, a nonprofit newsroom covering politics and centering women. Christine Michel Carter, Forbes, 20 Sep. 2021 Luis Llamas told Ramos that his then-15-year-old son had an interest in journalism and asked about getting him a tour of the network’s newsroom. Stephen Battaglio Staff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 20 Sep. 2021 Laurelhurst accounted for 13% of all city complaints during the summer timeframe reviewed by the newsroom, up from 3.9% during the same period of 2016. oregonlive, 19 Sep. 2021 This story was first reported by the Flatwater Free Press, Nebraska’s first independent, nonprofit newsroom focused on investigations and feature stories, and shared with USA TODAY. Chris Bowling, USA TODAY, 18 Sep. 2021 My sense is the series has given the newsroom a jolt of inspiration, and this may not be the Journal's last word on the Facebook Files. Brian Stelter, CNN, 18 Sep. 2021 The Star’s newsroom has also changed since the story first ran. Washington Post, 17 Sep. 2021 Students will continue to be offered opportunities to gain valuable, real-world experience in the combined newsroom. cleveland, 15 Sep. 2021

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First Known Use of newsroom

1862, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of newsroom was in 1862

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24 Sep 2021

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“Newsroom.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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English Language Learners Definition of newsroom

: an office where the news is prepared for a newspaper or a television or radio program

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