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pub·li·cist

 (pŭb′lĭ-sĭst)
n.
One who publicizes, especially a press or publicity agent.

publicist

(ˈpʌblɪsɪst)
n
1. (Journalism & Publishing) a person who publicizes something, esp a press or publicity agent
2. (Journalism & Publishing) a journalist
3. (Law) rare a person learned in public or international law

pub•li•cist

(ˈpʌb lə sɪst)

n.
1. a person who publicizes, esp. a press agent or public-relations consultant.
2. an expert in public or political affairs.
[1785–95; < German; see public, -ist]

publicist

an expert in public or international law.
See also: Law
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.publicist - someone who publicizes
communicator - a person who communicates with others
adman, advertiser, advertizer - someone whose business is advertising
PR man, press agent, public relations man, publicity man - someone employed to arrange publicity (for a firm or a public figure)
ballyhoo artist, sensationalist - someone who uses exaggerated or lurid material in order to gain public attention

publicist

noun PR agent, spin doctor, public relations man or woman He doesn't even have a publicist - almost unheard of for a Hollywood star.
Translations

publicist

[ˈpʌblɪsɪst] Npublicista mf

publicist

[ˈpʌblɪsɪst] npublicitaire mf

publicist

nPublizist(in) m(f)

publicist

[ˈpʌblɪsɪst] npubblicitario/a
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Van Baerle was sufficiently versed in the history of his country to know that the celebrated Grotius was confined in that castle after the death of Barneveldt; and that the States, in their generosity to the illustrious publicist, jurist, historian, poet, and divine, had granted to him for his daily maintenance the sum of twenty-four stivers.
They were both pupils of the great Dr Hirsch, scientist, publicist and moralist.
Now, in the first place, a publicist would call the attention of Russia and China
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This has been a challenging year for publicists," emcee Jimmy Kimmel said when he kicked off the 44th annual International Cinematographers Guild Publicists Awards, which he nicknames the Pubies.
Soon after, Harris switched publicists, hiring longtime friend Simon Halls--and came out of the closet.
I think we have to always understand that the chef is the client and we are the publicists, and we get abused all the time.
Several other publicists said theirclients were in talks and had yet to confirm.
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