broadcaster broadcaster  /b ˈrɔd ˌkæ stər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) someone who broadcasts on radio or television
  2. (n) a mechanical device for scattering something (seed or fertilizer or sand etc.) in all directions

Usage(s):

  1. The satellite broadcaster Sky News today confirmed that it will not do so.
  2. Number one on the list is former Detroit Tiger's broadcaster Lary Sorensen, whose 0.
  3. A geneticist-turned-broadcaster has introduced millions to the wonders of the natural world.

News

  1. Greece At Impasse Over Broadcaster ERT; Coalition Government Under Threat

    Greek officials failed to reach an agreement on the status of public broadcaster ERT on Thursday night, throwing the coalition government into further disarray. Following the abrupt closure of the broadcaster by Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on June 11, the Council of State earlier this week ordered ERT back on air until a restructured service is established. But Samaras and his coalition ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Deadline Hollywood

  2. Greece’s Coalition Government Teeters Over Broadcaster Impasse

    Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras may be set to lose a coalition partner over his closure of the country’s state broadcaster ERT, heightening concern about his government’s stability.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Bloomberg

  3. Punter, broadcaster Dave Jennings dies at 61

    Dave Jennings, a four-time Pro Bowl punter who played for the Giants and Jets and became a broadcaster for both teams after his playing career ended, has died at the age of 61. Jennings, who had suffered from Parkinson’s disease since 1996, died at his home this morning, the Giants have announced. “Dave Jennings was…
    on June 19, 2013     Source: NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk

Quotes

  1. "Jim McKay was a singular broadcaster," said Bob Costas, who succeeded McKay as the television voice of the Olympics. "He had a reporter's eye, a literary touch and, above all, a personal humanity."
    on Jun 7, 2008 By: Bob Costas Source: New York Daily News

  2. "He was a great driver and a terrific broadcaster, but above anything else he was a kind and generous human being," NBC Sports Chairman Dick Ebersol said. "His character and his spirit will define how he is remembered by all of us."
    on Jan 16, 2007 By: Dick Ebersol Source: USA Today

  3. "Joe Torre is one of the most respected men in the game of baseball," Dodgers owner Frank McCourt said. "As a player, a broadcaster, a manager and in his life off the field, Joe is a winner through and through."
    on Nov 1, 2007 By: Frank McCourt Source: SI.com

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