non·​view·​er | \ ˌnän-ˈvyü-ər How to pronounce nonviewer (audio) \
plural nonviewers

Definition of nonviewer

: someone who is not a viewer nonviewers of local news programs

Examples of nonviewer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The 2016 poll that Paul conducted with Barbara Ley found that late-night viewers were more likely than nonviewers to agree with scientists on both GMOs and vaccines, even after accounting for many other factors that also shape science attitudes. National Geographic, "Flower Farm," 13 May 2020 But the show handled story lines about pioneer prejudices and gender inequality much more deftly than nonviewers might assume. Brooks Barnes, New York Times, "Comfort Viewing: 3 Reasons I Love ‘Little House on the Prairie’," 10 May 2020

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First Known Use of nonviewer

1950, in the meaning defined above

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“Nonviewer.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 Sep. 2020.

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