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newsreader

[ nooz-ree-der, nyooz- ]
/ ˈnuzˌri dər, ˈnyuz- /
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noun Chiefly British.
a person who presents the news on a radio or television news broadcast; newscaster.
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Origin of newsreader

First recorded in 1920–25; news + reader
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How to use newsreader in a sentence

  • The regular anchor was out on maternity leave, so the woman with the title “newsreader” was conducting the interview.

    The Uh-Oh Interview|Nicolle Wallace|September 28, 2011|DAILY BEAST

British Dictionary definitions for newsreader

newsreader
/ (ˈnjuːzˌriːdə) /

noun
a news announcer on radio or television
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