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newsgirl

[nooz-gurl, nyooz-] /ˈnuzˌgɜrl, ˈnyuz-/
noun
1.
a girl who sells or delivers newspapers.
Origin of newsgirl
1865-1870
First recorded in 1865-70; news + girl
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  • He had paid for it in a mechanical way, and was turning away when he chanced to glance at the face of the newsgirl.

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British Dictionary definitions for newsgirl

newsgirl

/ˈnjuːzˌɡɜːl/
noun
1.
(informal) a female newsreader or reporter Gender-neutral forms newsreader, reporter
2.
a girl who sells or delivers newspapers
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