news men

newsman

[nooz-man, -muhn, nyooz-]
noun, plural newsmen [nooz-men, -muhn] .
1.
a person employed to gather news, as for a newspaper, magazine, or radio or television news bureau; reporter.
2.
a person who reports the news on radio or television.
3.
a person who sells or distributes newspapers, periodicals, etc.; newsdealer.

Origin:
1590–1600; news + man1


See -man.
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newsman (ˈnjuːzˌmæn)
 
n , pl -men
informal newsreader, Gender-neutral forms: reporter a male newsreader or reporter

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