Definitions for backgrounderˈbækˌgraʊn dər
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word backgrounder
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a briefing by an official who has been promised anonymity in reports of the briefing.
Origin of backgrounder:
a press conference or interview in which a government official explains to reporters the background of an action or policy
"the secretary gave us a backgrounder on public health issues"
an official briefing or document giving background information
Find a translation for the backgrounder definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"backgrounder." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2013. Web. 9 Dec. 2013. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/backgrounder>.