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re·view·er

 (rĭ-vyo͞o′ər)
n.
One who reviews, especially one who writes reviews, as for a newspaper or magazine.
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re•view•er

(rɪˈvyu ər)

n.
a person who reviews, esp. one who reviews books, plays, etc.
[1605–15]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.reviewer - someone who reads manuscripts and judges their suitability for publication
critic - anyone who expresses a reasoned judgment of something
scanner - someone who scans verse to determine the number and prosodic value of the syllables
2.reviewer - a writer who reports and analyzes events of the day
author, writer - writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
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reviewer

noun critic, judge, commentator, connoisseur, arbiter, essayist the reviewer for the Times Literary Supplement
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reviewer

noun
A person who evaluates and reports on the worth of something:
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Translations
مُراجِع ، مُسْتَعْرِض
recenzent
anmelder
ismertetõ
ritdómari, gagnrÿnandi
recenzent

reviewer

[rɪˈvjuːəʳ] N [of book, concert] → crítico/a m/f
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reviewer

[rɪˈvjuːər] ncritique mf
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reviewer

nKritiker(in) m(f), → Rezensent(in) m(f)
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reviewer

[rɪˈvjuːəʳ] nrecensore m
book/film reviewer → critico letterario/cinematografico
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

review

(rəˈvjuː) noun
1. a written report on a book, play etc giving the writer's opinion of it.
2. an inspection of troops etc.
3. (American) revision; studying or going over one's notes. I have just enough time for a quick review of my speech; I made a quick review of my notes before the test.
verb
1. to make or have a review of. The book was reviewed in yesterday's paper; The Queen reviewed the troops.
2. to reconsider. We'll review the situation at the end of the month.
3. (American) to revise; to go over one's notes, lessons etc in preparation for an examination. I have to review (my notes) for the test tomorrow.
reˈviewer noun
a person who reviews books etc. Who was the reviewer of the biography of Churchill?
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References in classic literature ?
'Adonais,' an elegy on Keats and an invective against the reviewer whose brutal criticism, as Shelley wrongly supposed, had helped to kill him, splendid poetic power, at least, must be admitted.
He had already begun to publish verse, and when 'The Edinburgh Review' ridiculed his very juvenile 'Hours of Idleness' he added an attack on Jeffrey to a slashing criticism of contemporary poets which he had already written in rimed couplets (he always professed the highest admiration for Pope's poetry), and published the piece as 'English Bards and Scotch Reviewers.'
A reviewer said she acted thus, not because she cared how she looked, but for the sake of her son.
Erskine blushed, flattered by being quoted; an attention that had been shown him only once before, and then by a reviewer with the object of proving that the Patriot Martyrs were slovenly in their grammar.
Harold March, the rising reviewer and social critic, was walking vigorously across a great tableland of moors and commons, the horizon of which was fringed with the far-off woods of the famous estate of Torwood Park.
I read "English Bards and Scotch Reviewers," and I liked its vulgar music and its heavy-handed sarcasm.
The action was praised by the critics and reviewers as a highly creditable effort of the imagination.
By the book reviewers and the namby- pambys I am esteemed a sort of primitive beast that delights in the spilled blood of violence and horror.
Let us leave it to the reviewers to abuse such effusions of fancy at their leisure, and over every new novel to talk in threadbare strains of the trash with which the press now groans.
And after them come the reviewers, just so many more failures.
But he trembled with indignation, and his anger called forth his first really good poem, called English Bards and Scotch Reviewers. It is a satire after the style of Pope, and in it Byron lashes not only his reviewers, but also other writers of his day.
Lord's reviewers, but upon the whole I made sure that he would clear it.