journal journal  /ˈdʒɜr nəl/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a daily written record of (usually personal) experiences and observations
  2. (n) a periodical dedicated to a particular subject
  3. (n) a ledger in which transactions have been recorded as they occurred
  4. (n) a record book as a physical object
  5. (n) the part of the axle contained by a bearing

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. A food journal is a confession; you tell the truth about eating half a pizza for breakfast because, well, you always know when you're lying.
  2. In the six-month study, participants who kept a food journal six or seven days a week lost an average of 18 lb.

News

  1. PRINCETON: Former Journal publisher, author speaks to chamber

    Former Wall Street Journal publisher Karen Elliott House stood in front of a Princeton area business luncheon Thursday wearing an orange outfit in the color of her alma mater, the University of Texas.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: The Princeton Packet

  2. New Business Journal list: Women-owned companies

    The Business Journal is researching for its new list of the largest North Bay Women-Owned Companies. If your company is 51 percent women-owned and is located in Sonoma, Napa, Marin or ... Read more »
    on June 12, 2013     Source: North Bay Business Journal

  3. Journal wins 11 awards from sports writers’ group

    The Marietta Daily Journal sports department was honored Sunday with 11 awards during the Georgia Sports Writers Association’s annual awards luncheon.
    on June 10, 2013     Source: Marietta Daily Journal

Quotes

  1. Armstrong's official site lancearmstrong.com said: "Yesterday's Wall Street Journal is full of false accusations and more of the same old news from Floyd Landis, a person with zero credibility and an established pattern of recanting tomorrow what he...
    on Jul 3, 2010 By: Lance Armstrong Source: Mirror.co.uk

  2. "The Wall Street Journal recently reported that......Sen. McCain would pay for part of his plan by making drastic cuts in Medicare - $882 billion worth," Obama told a crowd of more than eight thousand in Roanoke, Virginia, today. "$882...
    on Oct 17, 2008 By: Barack Obama Source: ABC News

  3. "Bravo that the New England Journal of Medicine is publishing something like that. It's about time," said Ruth Westheimer, better known as sex expert Dr. Ruth, who has long counseled seniors on sex.
    on Aug 22, 2007 By: Dr Ruth Westheimer Source: International Herald Tribune

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