[nooz-gurl, nyooz-]

Origin of newsgirl

First recorded in 1865–70; news + girl Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

Examples from the Web for newsgirl

Historical Examples of newsgirl

  • He had paid for it in a mechanical way, and was turning away when he chanced to glance at the face of the newsgirl.

British Dictionary definitions for newsgirl


  1. informal a female newsreader or reporterGender-neutral forms: newsreader, reporter
  2. a girl who sells or delivers newspapers
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