- Journalism. a member of a newspaper staff who processes news and prepares copy, usually from information telephoned in by reporters.
- a person who works at a desk.
Origin of deskman
Related Words for deskmanproofreader, copyreader, newspaperwoman, copyholder, newspaperman, reviser, deskman
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Historical Examples of deskman
She watched him as he moved away into the crowd, with powerful erect body—the deskman's droop almost gone out of his shoulders.Rose of Dutcher's Coolly
I don't believe the deskman finished making assignments when we went over to coffee.Warren Commission (12 of 26): Hearings Vol. XII (of 15)
The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy