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See definition of proofreader on Dictionary.com
  • as ineditor
  • as inreader
  • as inreader

synonyms for proofreader

  • copyholder
  • copyreader
  • deskman
  • newspaperman
  • newspaperwoman
  • reviser
  • rewriter
  • blue-penciler
  • rewrite man
  • rewrite woman
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How to use proofreader in a sentence

With 18 years of experience, Barry has proofread, copy edited, line edited and content edited a variety of media, in addition to writing headlines and drafting corrections.
PROPUBLICA HIRES COLLEEN BARRY AS COPY EDITORBY PROPUBLICAJANUARY 20, 2021PROPUBLICA
Misprinted ballots, for example, can result from data errors and overwhelmed election officials’ failure to proofread carefully.
VOTERS SHOULD RESIST BLAMING EVERY ELECTION GLITCH ON POLITICAL INTERFERENCEAMY NORDRUMOCTOBER 29, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
Or: "Proofreader, educated young man, requires position immediately."
TURNS ABOUT TOWNROBERT CORTES HOLLIDAY
Through the help of Doctor Johnson, Mary got a position as proofreader with a publisher.
LITTLE JOURNEYS TO THE HOMES OF THE GREAT, VOL. 13ELBERT HUBBARD
And you may tell your proofreader that the letter r has never been popular in the South since the war.
THE JESSICA LETTERS: AN EDITOR'S ROMANCEPAUL ELMER MORE
Dat new proofreader gives me de creeps, said a voice behind Joan and Chub, and there was Bossy.
JOAN OF THE JOURNALHELEN DIEHL OLDS
He was a middle-aged man, and seemed rather dignified for a proofreader, with his gray hair and blue eyes.
JOAN OF THE JOURNALHELEN DIEHL OLDS
Joan opened out the paper, and with the proofreader looking over her shoulder, she went through the whole issue, column by column.
JOAN OF THE JOURNALHELEN DIEHL OLDS
Dummys a crackerjack proofreader, Tim mused, when he and Joan were back in the editorial room.
JOAN OF THE JOURNALHELEN DIEHL OLDS
Joan wanted him to be careful how he worded his conversation to Dummy, lest the proofreader guess himself to be under suspicion.
JOAN OF THE JOURNALHELEN DIEHL OLDS
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WORDS RELATED TO PROOFREADER

  • blue-penciler
  • copyholder
  • copyreader
  • deskman
  • newspaperman
  • newspaperwoman
  • proofreader
  • reviser
  • rewrite man
  • rewrite woman
  • rewriter
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.