[nooz-pur-suh n, nyooz-]
a newsman or newswoman; reporter.
correspondent, reporter, writer, columnist, press, commentator, editor, broadcaster, media, magazine, paper, journalist, newspaper, publisher, interviewer, announcer, publicist, cub, hack, contributor
Origin of newsperson
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Examples from the Web for newsperson
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