follow Dictionary.com

Why turkey has the same name as Turkey

newsagent

[nooz-ey-juh nt, nyooz-] /ˈnuzˌeɪ dʒənt, ˈnyuz-/
noun, Chiefly British
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; news + agent
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
British Dictionary definitions for news-agent

newsagent

/ˈnjuːzˌeɪdʒənt/
noun
1.
a shopkeeper who sells newspapers, stationery, etc
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
© William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins
Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for newsagent

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for news

7
8
Scrabble Words With Friends

Quotes with news-agent

Nearby words for news-agent