What does Journalist mean?

Definitions for Journalist
ˈdʒɜr nl ɪstjour·nal·ist

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. journalistnoun

    a writer for newspapers and magazines

  2. diarist, diary keeper, journalistnoun

    someone who keeps a diary or journal


  1. Journalistnoun

    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.


  1. journalistnoun

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

  2. journalistnoun

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

  3. journalistnoun

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


  1. Journalist

    A journalist is an individual that collects/gathers information in form of text, audio or pictures, processes them to a news-worthy form and disseminates it to the public. The act or process mainly done by the journalist is called journalism.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Journalistnoun

    one who keeps a journal or diary

  2. Journalistnoun

    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. Etymology: [Cf. F. journaliste.]


  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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  1. Nouns Frequency

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

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  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

Examples of Journalist in a Sentence

  1. Marise Payne:

    The cable is so practical, so important and so emblematic of the relationship between Australia and our key partners in the Pacific, the Coral Sea Cable will deliver for Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands a connected future, Payne said, adding that the aim was for the cable to be operational by December. China denies using economic aid as political leverage, insisting it considers the ability of a country to repay loans when offering finance. In a bid to counter China, Australia has offered A$ 3 billion( $ 2.03 billion) in cheap loans and grants to the Pacific. The competition for influence in the Pacific has soured bilateral relations between Australia and China. The relationship came under further strain on Tuesday when China confirmed it has formally arrested a Chinese-born Australian writer on suspicion of espionage. Yang Hengjun, a former Chinese diplomat turned online journalist and blogger, was detained in January. Payne on Tuesday said Australia held grave concerns about Yang Hengjun and the.

  2. Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush:

    I mean, Ted Kennedy and Stephen Hayes the journalist and Cat Stevens -- I mean, this is not a list that you can be certain of, if the FBI knows that someone's in our country and they're tracking them, they shouldn't be able to get guns for sure. But the no-fly list is a much broader list. It's not an accurate list to be able to use for restricting gun rights for law-abiding citizens.

  3. Editor Curtis Houck:

    It was naturally incumbent on Anderson Cooper as a journalist to ask Bharara and give him a chance to respond, for all of Bharara's celebrity, Schneiderman seemed to be right up there in terms of stardom in the liberal New York legal circles and lawyers to lead the Resistance.

  4. Fox News:

    Her team was quite diminished at the time, the Royal family by all accounts had cut her off. She was left with quite a small team, her brother being the main one. This journalist Martin Bashir approached the brother saying, 'I've come across thesedocuments which show thatmembers of your household and ofPrincess Diana's household havebeen accepting money, totalingabout 10,000 pounds… Togive information on her life toboth the tabloids as well assecurity and it was that pieceof information that encouragesDiana to go with Martin Bashir.

  5. Matthew Lee:

    I ’m a free press person, the idea of journalists being berated and placed in physical harm -- I ’m against that, but the U.N. is much worse [ than the White House ], it has physically assaulted and banned a journalist for 37 days.

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