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1. A journalist, especially a woman, employed as a writer or an editor of sob stories.
2. A sentimental, ineffective person who seeks to do good.
(Journalism & Publishing) a journalist, esp a woman, on a newspaper or magazine who writes articles of sentimental appeal
1. a journalist who writes sentimental human-interest stories.
2. a persistently sentimental do-gooder.