Examples from the Web for publicist
But instead of just quietly releasing a statement through a publicist, she broadcasted her anger far and wide.Jennifer Lawrence’s Righteous Fury Says Everything We Wanted to Say|Kevin O’Keeffe|December 29, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And with that, a publicist swoops in and announces that our time is up.Christoph Waltz on Bond, Burton, and Channeling His Inner Darkness|Marlow Stern|December 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Earlier this year, his publicist dismissed one of the stories as “discredited.”How the World Turned on Bill Cosby: A Day-by-Day Account|Scott Porch|December 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
[The publicist] said that the shoot really gave [Madonna] confidence.
I sent his publicist a galley of the book after it was finished.A Full-Length Bill Cosby Portrait: From Track Star to Ugly Sweaters|Scott Porch|September 24, 2014|DAILY BEAST
On the whole he is as inferior to Burke as a publicist, as he is superior to him as a metaphysician.The Philosophy of History, Vol. 1 of 2|Friedrich Schlegel
What sort of figure as a publicist or inspired political writer would a man like Croker cut at this end of the century?
This famous archæologist and publicist has been a leading authority on the eastern side of the Adriatic for more than forty years.The Birth of Yugoslavia, Volume 1|Henry Baerlein
This may be said to be the view of the publicist or legalist.The Deaf|Harry Best
German lawyer and publicist, councillor at the Court of Justice at Berlin in 1843.Memoirs of the Duchesse De Dino|Duchesse De Dino
British Dictionary definitions for publicist
Word Origin and History for publicist
Then crept in the "loose" usage. Anybody who wrote or spoke about public affairs came to be dubbed a publicist. It was only a question of time when the dam would give way and the word flow in all directions and be made to cover every kind of talent, or lack of it. ["The Nation," Nov. 22, 1917]
Meaning "press agent" is from 1925 (publicity agent attested by 1900); publicitor also was tried in this sense.