[ noun ] (work) a person responsible for the editorial aspects of publication; the person who determines the final content of a text (especially of a newspaper or magazine)
Used in print(The Times-Picayune, [New Orleans]...)
In an effort to fortify himself against the unforeseen upsets sure to arise in the future , Herbert_A._Leggett , banker editor of the Phoenix `` Arizona_Progress '' , reflects upon a_few of the depressing experiences of the feverish fifties .
Though it was a great relief when the big brains on these shows turned_out to be frauds and phonies , it did irreparable damage to the ego of the editor and many_another intelligent , well-informed American .(Edward P. Lawton, "Northern Liberals and Southern...)
Time 's editor , Thomas_Griffith , in his book , The Waist High Culture , wrote : `` most of what was different about it ( the Deep_South ) I found myself unsympathetic to '' .(John Michael Ray, "Rhode Island's Reactions...)
Upon receiving the news , Northern writers , editors , and clergymen heaped accusations of murder on the Southern states , particularly Virginia .
The editor 's main criticism of the trial was the haste with which it was conducted .