coanchor

[ koh-ang-ker ]
/ koʊˈæŋ kər /

verb (used with object)

to anchor (a news broadcast or other program) jointly with another.

verb (used without object)

to anchor a news broadcast or other program jointly with another.

noun

a person who coanchors.

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Origin of coanchor

First recorded in 1965–70; co- + anchor

OTHER WORDS FROM coanchor

co·an·chor·ship, noun
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