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Journalists and groups of journalists - thesaurus

Synonyms

journalist

noun

someone whose job is to report the news for a newspaper, magazine, radio programme, or television programme

editor

noun

someone whose job is to be in charge of a newspaper or magazine

reporter

noun

someone whose job is to write articles or make broadcasts about events in the news

columnist

noun

a journalist who writes a regular series of articles for a particular newspaper or magazine

correspondent

noun

a newspaper or television reporter, especially one who deals with a particular subject or area

newsman

noun

a man who is a journalist

reviewer

noun

someone whose job is to write articles in a newspaper or magazine giving their opinion about a new play, book, art exhibition etc

press

noun

journalists and photographers who work for newspapers or news magazines: can be followed by a singular or plural verb

news agency

noun

a business that provides newspapers and television stations with news from around the world

press corps

noun

all the journalists in a particular place or at a particular event

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agony aunt

noun

British a woman whose job is to give advice about personal problems in a newspaper or magazine by answering people’s letters. The American word is advice columnist.

agony uncle

noun

British a man whose job is to give advice about personal problems in a newspaper or magazine by answering people’s letters. The American word is advice columnist.

AP

Associated Press: an international organization that collects news stories and sells them to newspapers and television companies

city desk

noun

British the department of a newspaper that deals with financial news

city desk

noun

American the department of a newspaper that deals with local news

contributor

noun

someone who writes a story or article that is published in a newspaper or magazine

cub reporter

noun

a young journalist working in their first job on a newspaper

desk

noun

a particular department of an organization such as a television or radio company or a newspaper

editor

noun

someone whose job is to be in charge of a particular section of a newspaper, magazine, or news organization

editor-in-chief

noun

the most senior editor working on a newspaper or magazine who decides what will be printed in it

Fleet Street

noun

the British newspaper industry

foreign correspondent

noun

a journalist who works in another country sending news stories back to their own country

fourth estate

noun

journalists and the newspapers, magazines, television, and radio that they work for

hack

noun

informal a journalist, artist, or writer who does boring work or work that is not very good

humorist

noun

someone who writes in a clever and funny way about real people and events, often for newspapers

journo

noun

very informal a journalist

lobby correspondent

noun

a journalist who reports from the British parliament

news desk

noun

the department of a newspaper or a television or radio station that prepares news reports

newspaper

noun

an organization that produces a newspaper

newspaperman

noun

a man who works for a newspaper

newspaperman

noun

a man who owns or publishes a newspaper

newspaperwoman

noun

a woman who works for a newspaper

newspaperwoman

noun

a woman who owns or publishes a newspaper

paparazzi

noun

photographers who follow famous people in order to take photographs of them that newspapers and magazines will buy

press agency

noun

a news agency

press agent

noun

someone whose job is to give news and photographs of a particular person or organization to newspaper, television, or radio companies

press baron

noun

Britishinformal someone who owns a major newspaper company, especially someone who is considered to have too much influence

pressman

noun

Britishold-fashioned a journalist

press pack

noun

a group of journalists that follow a famous person or report on an important event

pressperson

noun

Indian English someone whose job is to write news reports for a newspaper

press secretary

noun

someone whose job is to give official information from a particular organization to journalists

scribe

noun

humorous a writer, especially a journalist

staffer

noun

American a member of the staff of an organization, for example a newspaper

stringer

noun

a journalist who reports local news for one or several newspapers, magazines, or news organizations

wire service

noun

an organization that sends news of recent events to newspapers and to television and radio companies

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a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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sofar

a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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