follow Dictionary.com

How do you spell Hannukah?

newsroom

[nooz-room, -roo m, nyooz-] /ˈnuzˌrum, -ˌrʊm, ˈnyuz-/
noun
1.
a room in the offices of a newspaper, news service, or broadcasting organization in which the news is processed.
Also, news room.
Origin
1810-1820
1810-20
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for newsroom
  • We believe every story starts with a single voice, not a conversation in a newsroom.
  • Then one afternoon the telephone rang in the newsroom.
  • To some people in the newsroom, his enthusiasm seemed indistinguishable from buttering up superiors.
  • The first is how a newsroom could run so far out of control.
  • The loss of newsroom talent, through forced buyouts and voluntary departures, has been breathtaking.
  • From reporting to editing to layout, there was no newsroom job he could not do.
  • Everybody felt he was represented in the newsroom and on the screen.
  • We get lots of travel products in the mail, but one drew lots of interest from parents and grandparents in the newsroom.
  • In the newsroom, it wasn't unusual for reporters to scramble over to editors' office windows to see dolphins swimming by below.
British Dictionary definitions for newsroom

newsroom

/ˈnjuːzˌruːm; -ˌrʊm/
noun
1.
a room in a newspaper office or television or radio station, where news is received and prepared for publication or broadcasting
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 newsroom

Some English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for newsroom

13
15
Scrabble Words With Friends