US: /ˈdʒɝnəɫəst/, /ˈdʒɝnəɫɪst/
UK: /d‍ʒˈɜːnəlˌɪst/

English Vietnamese dictionary

journalist /'dʤə:nəlist/
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Advanced English dictionary

+ noun
a person whose job is to collect and write news stories for newspapers, magazines, radio or television

Thesaurus dictionary

reporter, newspaperman, newspaperwoman, correspondent, newsman, newswoman, member of the fourth estate, gentleman or lady of the press, stringer; columnist; hack; newscaster, anchorman, anchorwoman, commentator, broadcaster, Brit pressman, paragraphist; newsreader, Colloq scribe, newsmonger, US and Canadian legman, news-hawk, news-hound, news-hen:
Journalists crowded round the minister, urging her to make a statement.

Collocation dictionary


brilliant, good | experienced | leading, well-known | professional | freelance | investigative | foreign | magazine, newspaper, print, tabloid | broadcast, radio, television | business, environmental, fashion, financial, literary, political, sports


speak to, talk to, tell
She was warned against speaking to journalists about the affair.


investigate sth | write (sth)
a journalist writing for a current affairs publication
| report (on) sth


~ on/with
an investigative journalist with a French newspaper

More information about JOB


be, work as ~
She's a well-known writer. Her father, a trained chef, now works as a bus driver.

study to be, train as, train to be ~
She trained as a painter and sculptor.

start (work) as ~
He started work as a trainee chef.

become, qualify as ~
She qualified as a vet last year.

employ (sb as), have
The company employs more than 1500 engineers.

engage (sb as), get, hire (sb as), recruit, take on ~
They have recruited a new designer.

appoint, appoint sb (as), make sb ~
are usually used with academic, official or highly responsible jobs:He was appointed Professor of Law at Yale. At 39 she was made chairman of the board.

dismiss, fire, sack ~
The club have sacked their coach.

Concise English dictionary

journalists'dʒɜrnəlɪst /'dʒɜːn-
+a writer for newspapers and magazines
+someone who keeps a diary or journal