weatherman

noun
weath·​er·​man | \ ˈwe-t͟hər-ˌman How to pronounce weatherman (audio) \

Definition of weatherman

: a person who reports and forecasts the weather : meteorologist

Examples of weatherman in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web When the series made its début, in 2018, with a season about a weatherman murdered in his waterbed, some listeners mistook it for true crime. Sarah Larson, The New Yorker, "The Best Podcasts of 2020," 9 Dec. 2020 On Friday, Today show weatherman Al Roker announced that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer. Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping, "'Today' Star Hoda Kotb Posts a Heartfelt Instagram After Al Roker's Prostate Cancer Diagnosis," 7 Nov. 2020 Tamron Hall is one of many thinking of Today show star Al Roker after the beloved weatherman shared his prostate cancer diagnosis last Friday. Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping, "Tamron Hall Posts Emotional Instagram About Al Roker Following His Cancer Diagnosis," 14 Nov. 2020 The weatherman will be out for two weeks following surgery to remove his prostate. Kayla Keegan, Good Housekeeping, "'Today' Star Hoda Kotb Posts a Heartfelt Instagram After Al Roker's Prostate Cancer Diagnosis," 7 Nov. 2020 The beloved weatherman said it was discovered after a routine medical checkup in September. Lisa Respers France, CNN, "Al Roker reveals he has prostate cancer," 6 Nov. 2020 The 66-year-old Today show co-host and weatherman will undergo surgery next week at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City. Mike Brest, Washington Examiner, "NBC's Al Roker diagnosed with prostate cancer," 6 Nov. 2020 Crawford Reseeding Lettuce became a favorite area vegetable when popular gardener and weatherman Steve Browne featured it at the KSAT Garden. Calvin Finch, ExpressNews.com, "Calvin Finch: Good fall plants to grow from seed in your San Antonio garden," 29 Oct. 2020 The legendary weatherman, who passed away Tuesday at the age of 89, spent 55 years at WJW Channel 8, letting viewers know to expect sunshine, rain or snow -- sometimes all three in one day -- and reminding them to spay or neuter their pets. cleveland, "Dick Goddard remembered by colleagues in local TV news," 4 Aug. 2020

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First Known Use of weatherman

1859, in the meaning defined above

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“Weatherman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/weatherman. Accessed 16 Jan. 2021.

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weatherman

noun
How to pronounce weatherman (audio)

English Language Learners Definition of weatherman

: a man who reports and forecasts the weather

weatherman

noun
weath·​er·​man | \ ˈwe-t͟hər-ˌman How to pronounce weatherman (audio) \
plural weathermen\ -​ˌmen \

Kids Definition of weatherman

: a person who reports and forecasts the weather

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