Meaning of COLUMNIST in English

COLUMNIST

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

conservative

George Will, a conservative columnist , rounded on Powell last year for identifying himself with Rockefeller.

A conservative columnist , George Will, provides a more vindictive answer.

James K.. Glassman, a leading conservative columnist , recently complained that conservatives were too focused on balancing the budget.

political

Susan Zakin is the most perceptive and eloquent political columnist in print in Tucson and probably in the whole damn state.

■ NOUN

examiner

William Wong is an independent journalist and an Examiner columnist .

Stephanie Salter is an Examiner columnist .

gossip

Business gossip columnists speculate endlessly on who will emerge as the old man's successor.

She threw parties and invited gossip columnists .

True, no gossip columnists allowed, no photographers permitted.

A self-confessed gossip columnist , she writes under her former married name of Lady Colin Campbell - to me her first vulgarity.

Nearby gossip columnist Louella Parsons listened attentively.

newspaper

Politicians, clergymen and newspaper columnists denounced it as brutal and abhorrent: no more than human cockfighting.

The vendors' protests inspired newspaper columnists on influential papers to come to their defense.

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Dan Dorfman, the influential financial columnist , was fired by Money magazine, the magazine's managing editor said Wednesday.

The ambitious couple threw large parties, inviting celebrities and gossip columnists.

Tony Kornheiser is a columnist for the Washington Post, and a talk-show host on WTEM.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

A self-confessed gossip columnist , she writes under her former married name of Lady Colin Campbell - to me her first vulgarity.

Gossip columnists from the local papers wrote about them.

Neal Ascherson, the award-winning writer, will be a columnist on the new newspaper.

One Phoenix columnist , who claimed to have covered the accident, said Mix always drove a Stutz Bearcat.

Stephanie Salter is a San Francisco Examiner columnist .

Syndicated columnist Robert Novak chatted loudly with an editor on his cellular telephone.

William Wong is an independent journalist and Examiner columnist .

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