news·​writ·​ing ˈnüz-ˌrī-tiŋ How to pronounce newswriting (audio)

Examples of newswriting in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web As a result, enrollment for advanced journalism courses at SAC has been declining since 2019, and The Ranger has had smaller pools of such students to run things and help guide less-experienced students in introductory newswriting classes. Danya Perez, San Antonio Express-News, 8 Oct. 2021

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Word History

First Known Use

1916, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of newswriting was in 1916

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“Newswriting.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 1 Oct. 2023.

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