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com·men·ta·tor

 (kŏm′ən-tā′tər)
n.
1. A broadcaster or writer who reports and analyzes events in the news.
2. One who writes or delivers a commentary or commentaries.

commentator

(ˈkɒmənˌteɪtə)
n
1. (Broadcasting) a person who provides a spoken commentary for a broadcast, film, etc, esp of a sporting event
2. a person who writes notes on a text, event, etc

com•men•ta•tor

(ˈkɒm ənˌteɪ tər)

n.
1. a person who discusses news, sports, or other topics on TV or radio.
2. a person who makes commentaries.
[1350–1400; Middle English < Late Latin commentātor interpreter]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.commentator - an expert who observes and comments on somethingcommentator - an expert who observes and comments on something
expert - a person with special knowledge or ability who performs skillfully
annotator - a commentator who writes notes to a text
2.commentator - a writer who reports and analyzes events of the day
author, writer - writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)

commentator

noun
2. critic, interpreter, expositor, annotator He is a commentator on African affairs.

commentator

noun
A person who evaluates and reports on the worth of something:
Translations
مُعَلِّقمُعلّق، مُعقّب
komentátorreportér
kommentator
selostaja
komentator
helyszíni közvetítõkommentátor
útskÿrandi; fréttaskÿrandi
解説者
해설자
poročevalec
kommentator
ผู้แสดงความคิดเห็นหรือผู้วิจารณ์
nhà bình luận

commentator

[ˈkɒmənteɪtəʳ] N (Rad, TV) → comentarista mf

commentator

[ˈkɒmənteɪtər] n
(on sports event, match)commentateur/trice m/f
(= writer, broadcaster) (on current affairs)journaliste mf

commentator

n
(Rad, TV) → Reporter(in) m(f)
(on texts etc) → Interpret(in) m(f); (of Bible)Exeget(in) m(f)

commentator

[ˈkɒmɛnteɪtəʳ] n (Radio) → radiocronista m/f (TV) → telecronista m/f

comment

(ˈkoment) noun
(a) spoken or written remark. He made several comments about her untidy appearance.
verb
(with on) to make such a remark. He commented on her appearance.
ˈcommentaryplural ˈcommentaries noun
(also running commentary) a series of broadcast comments by a reporter at a ceremony, sports event etc.
ˈcommentate (-teit) verb
to give a commentary. Who is commentating on the football match?
ˈcommentator noun

commentator

مُعَلِّق komentátor kommentator Reporter σχολιαστής comentarista selostaja commentateur komentator commentatore 解説者 해설자 commentator kommentator komentator comentador, comentarista комментатор kommentator ผู้แสดงความคิดเห็นหรือผู้วิจารณ์ yorumcu nhà bình luận 解说员
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