newspaper critic

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Noun1.newspaper critic - a critic who writes a column for the newspapers
critic - a person who is professionally engaged in the analysis and interpretation of works of art
newspaper columnist - a columnist who writes for newspapers
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Only think of your falling asleep at what I hoped the newspaper critics would pronounce a most brilliant, powerful, imaginative, pathetic, and original winding up
One British newspaper critic was even moved to venture that Dubai should prepare for the "desert sands to close over it".
She has just moved on to the sofa with Lorraine Kelly, where she is a newspaper critic, and her success there is making her rethink her attitude to telly.
At the end of the play, Lillian finally caught the butterfly "that she cannot let go, and whom she learns to love, and the curtain goes down on a happy family of two people," wrote the newspaper critic.
Part 2 focuses on Erik, a Dutch newspaper critic suffering from a midlife crisis, who submits himself to the rigors of an Austrian health clinic in an attempt to regain his youth and the respect of his girlfriend.
Corbitt, born in Whitley Bay, grew up with parents who put on local Gilbert and Sullivan shows and the young Corbitt appeared in them, one performance being describedby a newspaper critic as "adequate" (a better review than he deserved, admits Corbitt).
In this week's puzzler, a newspaper critic came a cropper (restaurant not TV so don't get any ideas) and a shadowy firm lurked about in the, er, shadows.
A longtime newspaper critic, Nachman has put together a couple of dozen mini-biographies of what he calls the "rebel comedians" of the 1950s and 1960s, famous angry men like Lenny Bruce, Mort Sahl, and Dick Gregory; intellectual wits with New Yorker sensibilities like Tom Lehrer and Nichols and May; and a slew of TV favorites like Bob Newhart, Bill Cosby, and Steve Allen who it's hard to think of as rebels at first glance.
He remained a member of an amateur theatre group until a local newspaper critic told him he had real talent and should turn professional.
One daily newspaper critic wrote of The Schoolgirls Project, where Lee pals around with uniformclad Korean girls half her age, "It's hard to pick Lee out of the group.
A newspaper critic is writing for people who haven't seen the movie and haven't made up their mind," says Bob Ross, the Tampa Tribune's film critic.
In 1993, in a television interview, the leading newspaper critic attacked the judges for being too highbrow: "They're basically rewarding their own cleverness.