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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A young person who delivers papers.

Usage examples (33)
  • The stranger listened to the sad story; and, having finished breakfast, he called a newsboy and bought a paper.
  • Swindle, 'Kenyon called a newsboy to him and bought a copy of the paper.
  • I hadn't yet lost the feeling that a newsboy was a sort of cross between an orphan and a beggar.
  • "Now, Fred Halsey," the banker said to the newsboy. for more
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