newswoman

noun
news·​wom·​an | \ ˈnüz-ˌwu̇-mən How to pronounce newswoman (audio) , ˈnyüz- \

Definition of newswoman

: a woman who is a reporter

Examples of newswoman in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Pretending to know something about a murder, a janitor seduces a TV newswoman but also becomes a target. Los Angeles Times, "Movies on TV this week: Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019," 22 Sep. 2019 Pretending to know something about a murder, a janitor seduces a TV newswoman but also becomes a target. Los Angeles Times, "Movies on TV this week: Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019," 22 Sep. 2019 Pretending to know something about a murder, a janitor seduces a TV newswoman but also becomes a target. Los Angeles Times, "Movies on TV this week: Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019," 22 Sep. 2019 Pretending to know something about a murder, a janitor seduces a TV newswoman but also becomes a target. Los Angeles Times, "Movies on TV this week: Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019," 22 Sep. 2019 The beer is an homage to Dorothy Fuldheim, a pioneering newswoman in Cleveland. Marc Bona, cleveland, "Beer releases from Forest City, Thirsty Dog, plus breweriana shows, more - beer calendar," 24 Feb. 2020 No stranger to the spotlight, McCord has talked up her easy and nutritious family recipes during interviews for People, Forbes, Access Hollywood, Parents Magazine and recently in the home kitchen of veteran newswoman Katie Couric. Kirby Adams, The Courier-Journal, "From the catwalk to the kitchen, Louisville supermodel is behind popular Weelicious brand," 6 Feb. 2020 Pretending to know something about a murder, a janitor seduces a TV newswoman but also becomes a target. Los Angeles Times, "Movies on TV this week: Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019," 22 Sep. 2019 The Morning Show is a mashup of Brian Stelter's tell-all Top of the Morning, the ousters of Matt Lauer and Charlie Rose and a completely fictionalized story of two newswomen clashing. Michael O'connell, The Hollywood Reporter, "'Morning Show' Director Mimi Leder on How to Film Jennifer Aniston," 31 Oct. 2019

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First Known Use of newswoman

1928, in the meaning defined above

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“Newswoman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/newswoman. Accessed 21 Sep. 2020.

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newswoman

noun
How to pronounce newswoman (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of newswoman

: a woman who gathers, reports, or comments on the news

newswoman

noun
news·​wom·​an | \ ˈnüz-ˌwu̇-mən How to pronounce newswoman (audio) \
plural newswomen\ -​ˌwim-​ən \

Kids Definition of newswoman

: a woman who gathers or reports information on recent events

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