anchorperson

[ ang-ker-pur-suhn ]
/ ˈæŋ kərˌpɜr sən /

noun Radio and Television.

a man or woman who anchors a program of news, sports, etc.; anchor.

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Origin of anchorperson

First recorded in 1970–75; anchor(man) + -person

usage note for anchorperson

See -person.
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