Definition of Newsperson

1. Noun. A person who investigates and reports or edits news stories.

Exact synonyms: Newsman, Reporter
Generic synonyms: Communicator
Specialized synonyms: Newswoman, Television Newscaster, Television Reporter, Tv Newsman, Tv Reporter
Derivative terms: Report



Definition of Newsperson

1. Noun. A person involved in the gathering or delivery of news; thus, a reporter or journalist ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Newsperson

1. [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Newsperson

newspaper headline
newspaper publisher
newspapered
newspapering
newspaperish
newspaperishness
newspaperless
newspaperman
newspapermen
newspapers
newspaperwoman
newspaperwomen
newspeak
newspeaks
newspeople
newsperson (current term)
newspersons
newsplan
newsprint
newsprints
newsreader
newsreaders
newsreel
newsreels
newsroom
newsrooms
newsroomwide
newssheet
newsstand
newsstand operator

Literary usage of Newsperson

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Turn of the Century: 2100 by Charlie Pedersen (2007)
"Maybe we can get the story right with a newsperson inside." "Like I said, we'll get to shutting down ..."

2. Nonfiction Reading Practice, Grade 2 by Kristen Kunkel (2003)
"police officer ® newsperson © doctor © friend Bonus: On the back of this page, tell about a time you had your picture taken. ..."

3. Winging It . . . by Gyeorgos C. Hatonn (1994)
"Reports were sketchy but the newsperson said they had been raped. Then another person came on announcing the scene I had just witnessed. ..."

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