news·​room ˈnüz-ˌrüm How to pronounce newsroom (audio)
: a place (such as an office) where news is prepared for publication or broadcast

Example Sentences

Recent Examples on the Web The other candidates in the field met last week with the board, which is separate from the newsroom. Gregory Pratt, Chicago Tribune, 23 Jan. 2023 Wednesday town hall had been hotly anticipated in the newsroom after the decision to cut the Sunday magazine. Oliver Darcy, CNN, 14 Dec. 2022 At the time, a source told PEOPLE that Holmes and Robach's GMA3 colleagues were surprised to see the new photos, though the pair's chemistry had been on display in the newsroom for a while. Kelsie Gibson, Peoplemag, 2 Dec. 2022 Zohreen is a passionate mentor to many in the newsroom, having started her own TV career after seeing Zain Verjee on television in her early 20s. ABC News, 23 Nov. 2022 Rachel Bluth writes for Kaiser Health News, an independent national newsroom that produces in-depth journalism about health issues. Rachel Bluth, San Francisco Chronicle, 7 Jan. 2023 Lai was escorted through the newsroom in handcuffs after being arrested. Timothy Mclaughlin, The Atlantic, 6 Jan. 2023 In a recent stint with the Washington bureau, Bryant edited the United States of California series, a multimedia project that required collaboration across the newsroom and was a huge hit with readers. Los Angeles Times, 6 Jan. 2023 Not only to this city, but also to the IndyStar newsroom. Photo Staff, IndyStar, 29 Dec. 2022 See More

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Word History

First Known Use

1862, in the meaning defined at sense 1

Time Traveler
The first known use of newsroom was in 1862

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“Newsroom.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 2 Feb. 2023.

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