What does journalist mean?

Definitions for journalistˈdʒɜr nl ɪst

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word journalist.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. journalist(noun)

    a writer for newspapers and magazines

  2. diarist, diary keeper, journalist(noun)

    someone who keeps a diary or journal

GCIDE

  1. Journalist(n.)

    One whose occupation is to write for any of the public news media, such as newspapers, magazines, radio, television, or internet; also, an editorial or other professional writer for a periodical.

  2. Origin: [Cf. F. journaliste.]

Wiktionary

  1. journalist(Noun)

    The keeper of a person journal, who writes in it regularly

  2. journalist(Noun)

    One whose occupation or is journalism, originally only writing in the printed press.

  3. journalist(Noun)

    A reporter, who professionally does living reporting on news and current events.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Journalist(noun)

    one who keeps a journal or diary

  2. Journalist(noun)

    the conductor of a public journal, or one whose business it to write for a public journal; an editorial or other professional writer for a periodical

  3. Origin: [Cf. F. journaliste.]

Freebase

  1. Journalist

    A journalist collects, writes, and distributes news and other information. A journalist's work is referred to as journalism.

The Roycroft Dictionary

  1. journalist

    A newspaperman out of a job.

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'journalist' in Nouns Frequency: #1326

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of journalist in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of journalist in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Karl Kraus:

    The making of a journalist: no ideas and the ability to express them.

  2. J. Russel Lynes:

    Every journalist has a novel in him, which is an excellent place for it.

  3. Selvedin Beganovic:

    When did (the Prophet) Muhammad ever behead anyone? when did he take a knife and slaughter an innocent journalist?

  4. Naser Selmani:

    Just one day in prison for an innocent journalist is a terrible punishment and greatly harms freedom of speech and media freedom.

  5. J. K. Rowling:

    I had an American journalist say to me, "Is it true you wrote the whole of the first novel on napkins?" I was tempted to say, "On teabags, I used to save them.

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