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presstitute

[pres-ti-toot, ‐tyoot] /ˈprɛs tɪˌtut, ‐ˌtyut/
noun, Slang: Disparaging.
1.
a journalist or media source whose news coverage is considered to be inappropriately influenced by business interests, political motives, etc. (often used attributively):
claims made by the industry and trumpeted by the corporate presstitute media.
Origin of presstitute
1950-1955
1950-55; press1 + (pros)titute (with reference to journalists selling their morals for cash)
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