newsroom

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n newsroom a reading room (in a library or club) where newspapers and other periodicals can be read
    • n newsroom an office in which news is processed by a newspaper or news agency or television or radio station
    • n newsroom the staff of a newspaper or the news department of a periodical "every newspaper editor is criticized by the newsroom"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n newsroom A room where news is collected and disseminated, located in the offices of a newspaper, magazine, or news broadcast organization; as, the CBS newsroom .
    • newsroom A room where periodicals are sold; a reading room supplied with newspapers, magazines, etc.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n newsroom A room where newspapers, and often also magazines, reviews, etc., are kept on file for reading; a reading-room.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • ns Newsroom a room where newspapers, magazines, &c. lie to be read
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Late M. E., an imit. of Fr. nouvelles.

Usage

In literature:

The newsroom posted this cartoon each Sunday and It was the highlight of the day.
"The Biography of a Rabbit" by Roy Benson
The modern club is a tavern and newsroom, where the members are both guests and landlord.
"The Mirror of Literature, Amusement, and Instruction" by Various
He was waiting in the newsroom, his emerald-blue eyes blazing as if he had not only polished but lacquered them.
"Helpfully Yours" by Evelyn E. Smith
Passing through the busy newsroom where reporters pounded at their typewriters, she entered her father's private office.
"Ghost Beyond the Gate" by Mildred A. Wirt
I knew people in the newsroom at the Detroit Free Press.
"Makers" by Cory Doctorow
Only a skeleton night staff occupied the newsroom.
"Clue of the Silken Ladder" by Mildred A. Wirt
Climbing the stairs, the girls glanced briefly into the newsroom, and then wandered on to the composing room.
"The Secret Pact" by Mildred A. Wirt
The main newsroom was a confusion of sound.
"Signal in the Dark" by Mildred A. Wirt
Without waiting for an elevator, she darted up the stairs to the busy newsroom.
"Whispering Walls" by Mildred A. Wirt
Upstairs, in the newsroom, reporters were relaxing at their desks, taking a few minutes' "breather" between editions.
"Swamp Island" by Mildred A. Wirt
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In news:

Posted October 31, 2012 2:44 pm Filed under Local News By Newsroom.
Bay Area News from the Newsroom.
I'm just back in the newsroom, hot and sweaty from a day spent at MDA Summer Camp .
Saturday event goes from noon to 4 p.m. Daily staff report newsroom@vaildaily.com VAIL CO, Colorado.
In our ongoing quest to predict the election results, we carve a jack-Obama and Romney-lantern in the newsroom.
Holidays are always hectic at the Herald-Star newsroom.
The MBJ newsroom was happy this morning to see more recognition for Charley Hutchison.
"The Newsroom" Producer's Charming Hollywood Hills Home Quickly Sells.
Alan Poul, executive producer of Aaron Sorkin's show "The Newsroom," better have a place where he can move to.
Posted November 21, 2012 3:44 pm Filed under Local News By Newsroom.
Columbus Zoo visits 'Dispatch' newsroom.
The information coming into our newsroom remains unconfirmed.
Ellen Miller newsroom@vaildaily.com VAIL CO, Colorado.
A long time newsroom employee is saying goodbye.
Sherry had dug up a long-ago montage of photos of newsroom colleagues , most of whom have since moved on for one reason or another.
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In science:

HP Receives Favorable Ruling from ITC on Inkjet Print Cartridge Patent Infringement Suit. url: http : / / www . hp . com / hpinfo / newsroom / press / 2011 / 110610a .
Modern consumerism and the waste problem
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