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(ˈnjuːzˌeɪdʒənt) or


a shopkeeper who sells newspapers, stationery, etc


(ˈnuzˌdi lər, ˈnyuz-)

a person who sells newspapers and periodicals.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.newsagent - someone who sells newspapers
market keeper, shopkeeper, storekeeper, tradesman - a merchant who owns or manages a shop
دُكَانٌ َيبِيعُ الْصُحُفَوَكيل بَيْع الصُّحُف
majitel prodejny novintrafikant
sanoma- ja aikakauslehtiä myyvä kauppias
prodavač novina
신문 가게
predavač novín
prodajalec časopisov
gazete bayiigazete bayisi
người bán báo


[ˈnjuːzˌeɪdʒənt] N (Brit) → vendedor(a) m/f de periódicos
newsagent'stienda f or quiosco m de periódicos


[ˈnjuːzeɪdʒənt] n (British)
(= shop) → marchand m de journaux
(= person) → marchand(e) m/f de journauxnewsagent's [ˈnjuːzeɪdʒənts] n (British)marchand f de journauxnews broadcast nbulletin m d'informationsnews bulletin nbulletin m d'informations


[ˈnjuːzˌeɪdʒnt] n (Brit) → giornalaio/a


(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 .


دُكَانٌ َيبِيعُ الْصُحُفَ trafikant nyhedsagent Zeitungshändler πράκτορας εφημερίδων quiosco de prensa, quiosquero sanoma- ja aikakauslehtiä myyvä kauppias marchand de journaux prodavač novina giornalaio 新聞販売店 신문 가게 kioskhouder nyhetsbyrå właściciel sklepu z czasopismami banca de jornal киоскер tidningskiosk ร้านขายหนังสือพิมพ์ gazete bayii người bán báo 报刊店
References in classic literature ?
Fresh editions of every paper had been sent up by our news agent, only to be glanced over and tossed down into a corner.
It is a challenging time for news papers and we need to raise the price to meet overheads such as the rising costs of paper and the price of fuel as we deliver our papers to our news agents and supermarkets.
Bienstock are calling "a transition in leadership from legendary news agents Richard Leibner and Carole Cooper, who continue in active leadership roles representing many of UTA's … news and broadcasting clients.
Sources told Asian Tribune that Tamil Natham was organized to win the hearts and minds of the people of Jaffna and the daily 2000 print copies though it hits the news stand, but the response from the Jaffna people are not that receptive and more than 1500 unsold copies returned back by the news agents.
A piece of popcorn had popped out of a popcorn oven in Bus Stop News Agents, Ballyfermot, Dublin, in November 2005.
The Journal will be available at some 250 news agents in London's central City district, the West End and Canary Wharf areas, including Heathrow and London City airports, for a cover price of ?
A PANICKING robber fled with just a few pounds from a news agents.
The 62-year-old father-of-two, who has run the news agents for almost 10 years, said: "Rita is a lovely lady who comes in once a week for a chat.
Total office use, leftover, unaccounted, spoiled after printing: 1,732; returns from news agents, 0.
He added: "The couple have to eat and use toilet facilities so any members of the public who see them using cafes, news agents, community centres, leisure centres or pubs or are aware of anyone sleeping rough in their area should get in touch.
Every Wednesday John pops into Connah's Quay news agents Dee View News, on Ffordd Llanarth, with Sian to buy her sweets.