HyperDic: journalist

English > 2 senses of the word journalist:
NOUNperson journalista writer for newspapers and magazines
person journalist, diarist, diary keepersomeone who keeps a diary or journal
journalist > pronunciation
Soundsjher'nahlahst; jher'nahlihst
Rhymesabolitionist ... zoologist: 193 rhymes with ahst...
abortionist ... Zionist: 245 rhymes with ihst...
English > journalist: 2 senses > noun 1, person
MeaningA writer for newspapers and magazines.
InstancesCooke, Alistair Cooke, Alfred Alistair CookeUnited States journalist (born in England in 1908)
Gilmer, Elizabeth Merriwether Gilmer, Dorothy DixUnited States journalist who wrote a syndicated column of advice to the lovelorn (1870-1951)
Greeley, Horace GreeleyUnited States journalist with political ambitions (1811-1872)
Guest, Edgar Guest, Edgar Albert GuestUnited States journalist (born in England) noted for his syndicated homey verse (1881-1959)
Lippmann, Walter LippmannUnited States journalist (1889-1974)
Mencken, H. L. Mencken, Henry Louis MenckenUnited States journalist and literary critic (1880-1956)
Reed, John ReedUnited States journalist who reported on the October Revolution from Petrograd in 1917
Seaman, Elizabeth Seaman, Elizabeth Cochrane Seaman, Nellie Blymuckraking United States journalist who exposed bad conditions in mental institutions (1867-1922)
Shirer, William Lawrence ShirerUnited States broadcast journalist who was in Berlin at the outbreak of World War II (1904-1993)
Stanley, Henry M. Stanley, Sir Henry Morton Stanley, John RowlandsWelsh journalist and explorer who led an expedition to Africa in search of David Livingstone and found him in Tanzania in 1871
Steffens, Lincoln Steffens, Joseph Lincoln SteffensUnited States journalist whose exposes in 1906 started an era of muckraking journalism (1866-1936)
Stone, I. F. Stone, Isidor Feinstein StoneUnited States journalist who advocated liberal causes (1907-1989)
White, T. H. White, Theodore Harold WhiteUnited States political journalist (1915-1986)
Woollcott, Alexander WoollcottUnited States drama critic and journalist (1887-1943)
Narrowerbroadcast journalistA journalist who broadcasts on radio or television
columnist, editorialistA journalist who writes editorials
correspondent, newspaperman, newspaperwoman, newswriter, pressmanA journalist employed to provide news stories for newspapers or broadcast media
gazetteerA journalist who writes for a gazette
photojournalistA journalist who presents a story primarily through the use of photographs
scribe, scribbler, penmaninformal terms for journalists
sob sisterA journalist who specializes in sentimental stories
sports writer, sportswriterA journalist who writes about sports
Broaderwriter, authorWrites (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
Nounsjournalismthe profession of reporting or photographing or editing news stories for one of the media
journalismnewspapers and magazines collectively
English > journalist: 2 senses > noun 2, person
Meaningsomeone who keeps a diary or journal.
Synonymsdiarist, diary keeper
InstancesPepys, Samuel PepysEnglish diarist whose diary contained detailed descriptions of 17th century disasters in England (1633-1703)
BroaderwriterA person who is able to write and has written something
Spanishdiarista, periodista
Catalandiarista, periodista

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