cub reporter

cub reporters
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A cub reporter is a young newspaper journalist who is still being trained.

He had been a cub reporter for the Kansas City Star.


English dictionary. 2008.

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  • cub reporter — a young and rather inexperienced newspaper reporter. [1895 1900] * * * noun, pl ⋯ ers [count] : a young newspaper reporter who does not have much experience * * * ˌcub reˈporter f15 [cub reporter] noun a young newspaper ↑reporter without much… …   Useful english dictionary

  • cub reporter — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms cub reporter : singular cub reporter plural cub reporters a young journalist working in their first job on a newspaper …   English dictionary

  • cub reporter — noun A young, inexperienced reporter employed by a newspaper or magazine. The cub reporter cannot make a name for himself unless he is favoured by fortune …   Wiktionary

  • cub reporter — cub re porter n a young newspaper or television ↑reporter without much experience …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • cub reporter — cub re porter noun count a young reporter working in their first job on a newspaper …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • cub reporter — cub′ report er n. jou novice newspaper reporter • Etymology: 1895–1900 …   From formal English to slang

  • cub reporter — reporter without experience; reporter for a youth magazine …   English contemporary dictionary

  • cub reporter — a young and rather inexperienced newspaper reporter. [1895 1900] * * * …   Universalium

  • cub reporter — Synonyms and related words: city editor, columnist, copy chief, copy editor, copyman, copyreader, correspondent, diaskeuast, editor, editorial writer, feature editor, foreign correspondent, gazetteer, interviewer, journalist, leader writer, leg… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • cub reporter — noun informal a young or inexperienced newspaper reporter …   English new terms dictionary

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