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news·cast

 (no͞oz′kăst′, nyo͞oz′-)
n.
A radio or television broadcast of the news.


news′cast′er n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.newscaster - someone who broadcasts the newsnewscaster - someone who broadcasts the news  
announcer - reads news, commercials on radio or television
news reader, newsreader - someone who reads out broadcast news bulletin
Translations
قَارِئُ الْأَخْبَارِقارِئ نَشْرَة الأخْبار
hlasatel zpráv
nyhedsoplæser
uutistenlukija
spiker
hírközlõ
fréttaòulur
ニュースキャスター
뉴스 아나운서
televízny/rozhlasový hlásateľ
napovedovalec
nyhetsuppläsare
ผู้อ่านข่าว
haber spikerihaber sunucusu
phát thanh viên

newscaster

[ˈnjuːzˈkɑːstəʳ] Nlocutor(a) m/f

newscaster

[ˈnjuːzkɑːstər] nprésentateur/trice m/f du journalnews conference nconférence f de presse

newscaster

[ˈnjuːzˌkɑːstəʳ] n (Radio) → annunciatore/trice (TV) → presentatore/trice

news

(njuːz) noun singular
a report of, or information about, recent events. You can hear the news on the radio at 9 o'clock; Is there any news about your friend?; (also adjective) a news broadcast.
ˈnewsy adjective
full of news. a newsy letter.
ˈnewsagent noun
(American news dealer) a person who has a shop selling newspapers (and usually other goods).
ˈnewscast noun
a broadcast of news in a radio or television programme.
ˈnewscaster noun
a person who presents a news broadcast.
ˈnewsletter noun
a sheet containing news issued to members of a group, organization etc.
ˈnewspaper noun
a paper, printed daily or weekly, containing news etc. a daily newspaper.

news is singular: No news is good news .

newscaster

قَارِئُ الْأَخْبَارِ hlasatel zpráv nyhedsoplæser Nachrichtensprecher εκφωνητής ειδήσεων locutor uutistenlukija présentateur spiker speaker ニュースキャスター 뉴스 아나운서 nieuwslezer nyhetsoppleser prezenter wiadomości apresentador de notícias, noticiarista диктор nyhetsuppläsare ผู้อ่านข่าว haber sunucusu phát thanh viên 新闻广播员
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