of, relating to, or characteristic of journalists or journalism.

Origin of journalistic

First recorded in 1825–35; journalist + -ic
Related formsjour·nal·is·ti·cal·ly, adverbnon·jour·nal·is·tic, adjectivenon·jour·nal·is·ti·cal·ly, adverbpre·jour·nal·is·tic, adjectiveun·jour·nal·is·tic, adjective Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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Contemporary Examples of journalistically

  • There is a canon of comic literature on Israel/Palestine that acutely captures the conflict as journalistically as any broadsheet.

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    Diaspora's Splendor

    Jonathan Guyer

    August 30, 2012

  • There are certainly views I have as a human being that, I make clear, do not become part of what I do journalistically.

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    David Gregory, Off the Air

    Lloyd Grove

    January 7, 2010

  • Journalistically, one has to wonder where the line is drawn, particularly in the case of NewsCorp.

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    Hollywood's Gossip Showdown

    Kim Masters

    April 7, 2009

Historical Examples of journalistically

British Dictionary definitions for journalistically



of, relating to, or characteristic of journalism or journalists
Derived Formsjournalistically, adverb
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