journalist

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English[edit]

Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia

Etymology[edit]

From journal +‎ -ist.

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journalist (plural journalists)

  1. (originally) The keeper of a personal journal, who writes in it regularly.
  2. One whose occupation or is journalism, originally only writing in the printed press.
  3. A reporter, who professionally does living reporting on news and current events.
    • 2013 August 10, Lexington, “Keeping the mighty honest”, The Economist, volume 408, number 8848: 
      British journalists shun complete respectability, feeling a duty to be ready to savage the mighty, or rummage through their bins. Elsewhere in Europe, government contracts and subsidies ensure that press barons will only defy the mighty so far.

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Danish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

journal +‎ -ist

Noun[edit]

journalist c (singular definite journalisten, plural indefinite journalister)

  1. (journalism) a journalist, a reporter (reporter on a newspaper)
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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

journaal +‎ -ist

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: jour‧na‧list

Noun[edit]

journalist m (plural journalisten, diminutive journalistje n)

  1. A press journalist

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Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Norwegian Bokmål Wikipedia has an article on:

Wikipedia nb

Noun[edit]

journalist m (definite singular journalisten, indefinite plural journalister, definite plural journalistene)

  1. a journalist

Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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Noun[edit]

journalist m (definite singular journalisten, indefinite plural journalistar, definite plural journalistane)

  1. journalist

Swedish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

journal +‎ -ist

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Noun[edit]

journalist c

  1. a journalist

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