newsmaker

[ nooz-mey-ker, nyooz- ]
/ ˈnuzˌmeɪ kər, ˈnyuz- /
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noun

a person, thing, or event that is newsworthy: a weekly magazine devoted to stories on newsmakers.

Nearby words

  1. newsgroup,
  2. newshawk,
  3. newsie,
  4. newsletter,
  5. newsmagazine,
  6. newsman,
  7. newsmonger,
  8. newspaper,
  9. newspaperman,
  10. newspaperwoman

Origin of newsmaker

First recorded in 1965–70; news + maker

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