Definition of yellow journalist in English:

yellow journalist


See yellow journalism

‘In short, he is like a yellow journalist of the big media he was supposedly criticizing.’
  • ‘Patty Duke is dynamic in a rabid, ridiculous performance as a blowsy yellow journalist who seeks to destroy the celebrities she slanders.’
  • ‘Because Kessler's style is cool and professional, the reader cannot dismiss her as a yellow journalist writing for a popular magazine.’
  • ‘America's troops are in enough danger without self-righteous yellow journalists defaming them for a cheap headline.’
  • ‘Had I known that there was a devious yellow journalist from a tabloid newspaper among the audience, I certainly would have selected my words somewhat more carefully.’