- reported clause,
- reported speech,
- reporter gene,
Origin of reporter
Examples from the Web for reporter
A Charlie Hebdo reporter said that security provision had been relaxed in the last month or so and the police car disappeared.
This reporter knocked at the Wilkins home on Tuesday morning but received neither an answer nor the business end of a shotgun.The 7-Year-Old Plane Crash Survivor’s Brutal Journey Through the Woods|James Higdon|January 7, 2015|DAILY BEAST
When a reporter asked him a question, it would often elicit a series of Jesuitical responses.
He subsequently asked a reporter to accompany him as he dared to share his story with the police for the first time.Victim: I Watched British MPs Rape and Murder Young Boys|Nico Hines|December 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"Kate sought me out and gave me a hug just before she left," said Mrs Smith afterwards to a reporter at the Daily Mail.Tearful Kate Weeps After Meeting Mother Whose Baby Died|Tom Sykes|November 25, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"All right, but it is the dead ones I'm after," the reporter said, taking the paper and pinning it to his notes.The Cottage of Delight|Will N. Harben
The reporter walked out of the office and wandered up to Bellevue Hospital.Toaster's Handbook|Peggy Edmund and Harold W. Williams, compilers
The reporter of St. Stephen's words, on the contrary, gave them to us just as they were spoken.
Page 37, changed "his" to "this" in "reporter of this paper."The Mission of Poubalov|Frederick R. (Frederick Russell) Burton
At twenty I came up to London and began my definite career, as a reporter.Grey Roses|Henry Harland
late 14c., reportour, "one who gives an account," agent noun from report (v.), or from Old French reporteur (Modern French rapporteur). In the newspaper sense, from 1798. French reporter in this sense is a 19c. borrowing from English.