Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR REPORTERS

Have you got reporters anything like our reporters on Indian newspapers?

They were not reporters either, for I knew them too well, alas!

Those young men are not reporters to you; they are the heralds of fame, my boy.

In that case I shall be down to see the reporters in a very few minutes.

Since that time he has lived in the room occupied by the reporters and news editors.

Reporters scrambled for high places, turned their kodaks on it all.

When interviewed by reporters, their commanders were vastly amused.

I write his name under the sketch, and show it to one of the reporters.

Here was a combat in which there was no quarter, no gallery, and no reporters.

The reporters found it difficult to get a story from the returned hero.

WORD ORIGIN

late 14c., reportour, "one who gives an account," agent noun from report (v.), or from Old French reporteur (Modern French rapporteur). In the newspaper sense, from 1798. French reporter in this sense is a 19c. borrowing from English.

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.