What does journalist mean?

Definitions for journalist
ˈdʒɜr nl ɪstjour·nal·ist

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.

Suggested Resources

  1. journalist

    Song lyrics by journalist -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by journalist on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

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

How to pronounce journalist?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say journalist in sign language?

  1. journalist

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

Examples of journalist in a Sentence

  1. Karl Rove:

    I’m not a journalist… I’m a pundit.

  2. Jean de La Fontaine:

    Every journalist owes tribute to the evil one.

  3. Otto von Bismarck:

    A journalist is a person who has mistaken their calling.

  4. Leonid Petrov:

    This may have convinced North Korea that Alek was a journalist.

  5. Syria Mazoun:

    I want to be a journalist, it's a very beautiful job, in my opinion.

Images & Illustrations of journalist

  1. journalistjournalistjournalistjournalistjournalist

Popularity rank by frequency of use

journalist#1#9042#10000

Translations for journalist

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for journalist »

Translation

Find a translation for the journalist definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • Chinese - Simplified 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • Chinese - Traditional 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Spanish Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • Japanese 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Portuguese Português (Portuguese)
  • German Deutsch (German)
  • Arabic العربية (Arabic)
  • French Français (French)
  • Russian Русский (Russian)
  • Kannada ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • Korean 한국어 (Korean)
  • Hebrew עברית (Hebrew)
  • Ukrainian Український (Ukrainian)
  • Urdu اردو (Urdu)
  • Hungarian Magyar (Hungarian)
  • Hindi मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesian Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italian Italiano (Italian)
  • Tamil தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Turkish Türkçe (Turkish)
  • Telugu తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • Thai ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Vietnamese Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Czech Čeština (Czech)
  • Polish Polski (Polish)
  • Indonesian Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Romanian Românește (Romanian)
  • Dutch Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Greek Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latin Latinum (Latin)
  • Swedish Svenska (Swedish)
  • Danish Dansk (Danish)
  • Finnish Suomi (Finnish)
  • Persian فارسی (Persian)
  • Yiddish ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • Armenian հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norwegian Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English English (English)

Discuss these journalist definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:


Citation

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

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"journalist." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2019. Web. 8 Dec. 2019. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/journalist>.

Are we missing a good definition for journalist? Don't keep it to yourself...

Free, no signup required:

Add to Chrome

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Free, no signup required:

Add to Firefox

Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for journalist:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.