City editor


City editor

A city editor is a title used by a particular section editor of a newspaper. They are responsible for the daily changes of a particular issue of a newspaper that will be released in the coming day. Mostly they stay at the publication at night and track news that happens anytime.

  • In North and South America it refers to the editor responsible for the news coverage of a newspaper's local circulation area (also sometimes called metro editor)
  • In the United Kingdom (often with a capital C) it refers to the editor responsible for coverage of business in the City of London and, by extension, coverage of business and finance in general.



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  • city editor — city .editor n 1.) also financial editor BrE a ↑journalist responsible for the financial news in a newspaper 2.) AmE a newspaper ↑editor who is responsible for local news …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • city editor — n. ☆ 1. a newspaper editor who handles local news and distributes assignments to reporters 2. Brit. a newspaper editor who handles financial and commercial news …   English World dictionary

  • city editor — city ,editor noun count 1. ) AMERICAN a reporter who is responsible for local news stories in a newspaper 2. ) BRITISH a reporter who is responsible for financial news stories in a newspaper …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • city editor — 1. a newspaper editor in charge of local news and assignments to reporters. 2. Also, City editor. Brit. a newspaper or magazine editor in charge of the financial and commercial news. [1825 35, Amer.] * * * …   Universalium

  • city editor — noun the newspaper editor in charge of editing local news • Hypernyms: ↑newspaper editor …   Useful english dictionary

  • city editor — noun Date: 1834 a newspaper editor usually in charge of local news and staff assignments …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • city editor — noun (C) 1 also financial editor BrE a journalist responsible for the financial part of a newspaper 2 AmE a journalist responsible for local news …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • city editor — cit′y ed′itor n. jou a newspaper editor in charge of local news and assignments to reporters • Etymology: 1825–35, amer …   From formal English to slang

  • City editor — / sɪti ˌedɪtə/ noun the business and finance editor of a British newspaper …   Dictionary of banking and finance

  • City editor — Амер. заведующий репортажем; Редактор финансового отдела (газеты) …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии


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