newshawk


newshawk
n. newspaper reporter (Slang)

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • newshawk — {n.} A newspaper reporter. * /There are always a lot of newshawks following the president./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • newshawk — {n.} A newspaper reporter. * /There are always a lot of newshawks following the president./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • newshawk — /noohz hawk , nyoohz /, n. Informal. a newspaper reporter, esp. one who is energetic and aggressive. Also called newshound /noohz hownd , nyoohz /. [1930 35, Amer.; NEWS + HAWK] * * * …   Universalium

  • newshawk — noun A newspaper reporter. There are always a lot of newshawks following the president …   Словарь американских идиом

  • newshawk — news•hawk [[t]ˈnuzˌhɔk, ˈnyuz [/t]] n. inf an aggressive newspaper reporter. Also called news′hound [[t] ˌhaʊnd[/t]] • Etymology: 1930–35, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • newshawk — /ˈnjuzhɔk/ (say nyoohzhawk) noun Colloquial a newspaper reporter, especially one with a keen eye for news. Also, newshound /ˈnjuzhaʊnd/ (say nyoohzhownd) …   Australian English dictionary

  • newshawk — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun : newshound * * * /noohz hawk , nyoohz /, n. Informal. a newspaper reporter, esp. one who is energetic and aggressive. Also called newshound /noohz hownd , nyoohz /. [1930 35, Amer.; NEWS + HAWK] * * * newsˈhawk or newsˈhound noun …   Useful english dictionary

  • reporter — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. news gatherer, journalist, newspaperman, leg man (sl.), newshound (sl.), newshawk (sl.). See news, communication. II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. journalist, newspaperman, newspaperwoman, news writer,… …   English dictionary for students

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