journalist

[ jur-nl-ist ]
/ ˈdʒɜr nl ɪst /

noun

a person who practices the occupation or profession of journalism.
a person who keeps a journal, diary, or other record of daily events.

Origin of journalist

First recorded in 1685–95; journal + -ist
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British Dictionary definitions for journalist

journalist

/ (ˈdʒɜːnəlɪst) /

noun

a person whose occupation is journalism
a person who keeps a journal
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