from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A writer of a column in a publication, such as a newspaper.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A regular writer of a column, such as in a magazine or newspaper

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a journalist who writes or edits a regularly scheduled column{8} in a periodical, usually in editorial style; a type of editorialist.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a journalist who writes editorials


From column, from Latin and Greek, ultimately from Proto-Indo-European *kwel. (Wiktionary)



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