Definitions for war correspondent

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word war correspondent

Random House Webster's College Dictionary

war′ correspond`ent(n.)

  1. a reporter or commentator assigned to send news or opinions directly from battle areas.

    Category: Journalism

Origin of war correspondent:

1860–65, Amer.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. war correspondent(noun)

    a journalist who sends news reports and commentary from a combat zone or place of battle for publication or broadcast


  1. War correspondent

    A war correspondent is a journalist who covers stories firsthand from a war zone. In the 19th century they were also called Special Correspondents.

Translations for war correspondent

Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

war correspondent

a newspaper reporter who writes articles on a war especially from the scene of fighting.

Get even more translations for war correspondent »


Find a translation for the war correspondent definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these war correspondent definitions with the community:


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"war correspondent." STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 19 Dec. 2014. < correspondent>.

Are we missing a good definition for war correspondent?

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for war correspondent: