A person who writes for newspapers or magazines or prepares news to be broadcast on television or radio.
Mid 19th century: from french journaliste, from journal (see journal).
- The journalist was covering the story of the political scandal.
- Many journalists have been killed while reporting from war zones.
- She is a well-known journalist who writes for the New York Times.
- The journalist's investigation led to the exposure of corruption in the government.
- The journalist asked the president some difficult questions during the press conference.
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