Definition of Newspaper publisher
1. Noun. The proprietor of a newspaper.
Generic synonyms: Owner, Proprietor
Specialized synonyms: Press Lord
Specialized synonyms: 1st Baron Beaverbrook, Beaverbrook, William Maxwell Aitken, Alfred Charles William Harmsworth, Harmsworth, Viscount Northcliffe, Benjamin Harris, Harris, Hearst, William Randolph Hearst, Joseph Pulitzer, Pulitzer, James Edmund Scripps, Scripps, Edward Wyllis Scripps, Scripps
Derivative terms: Publish, Publish
2. Noun. A business firm that publishes newspapers. "Murdoch owns many newspapers"
Generic synonyms: Publisher, Publishing Company, Publishing Firm, Publishing House
Lexicographical Neighbors of Newspaper Publisher
Literary usage of Newspaper publisher
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Ruling Case Law as Developed and Established by the Decisions and by William Mark McKinney, Burdett Alberto Rich (1917)
"... although the writer intended to defame the plaintiff.8 So also a newspaper publisher has been held not liable in damages for ludicrous but innocent ..."
2. A Treatise on the Wrongs Called Slander and Libel, and on the Remedy by by John Townshend (1890)
"... Joint publication—Liability for publication—Voluntary and involuntary publications—Liability of principal and agent—newspaper publisher—Bookseller. ..."
3. The Local Courts' and Municipal Gazette (1868)
"He, in the case to which we have last referred, made an order for the committal of a newspaper publisher who had published an article which was calculated ..."
4. Bulletin by School of Mines and Metallurgy, University of Missouri (1914)
"The newspaper publisher builds in the same way by attracting to his publication the largest possible number of patrons—readers. No successful business can ..."
5. Robert J. Burdette: His Message by Robert Jones Burdette, Clara Bradley Burdette (1922)
"I was a newspaper publisher once. The distinction didn't last much longer than Mulvaney's chevrons. But the experience was wild, thrilling, exciting. ..."
6. The Great American Fraud: Articles on the Nostrum Evil and Quacks, in Two by Samuel Hopkins Adams (1907)
"Every intelligent newspaper publisher knows that the testimonials which he publishes are as deceptive as the advertising claims are false. ..."