Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A writer of pamphlets or other short works taking a partisan stand on an issue.
  • intransitive v. To write and publish pamphlets.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. a writer or publisher of pamphlets, a second-rate journalist
  • v. To publish and distribute pamphlets as a form of propaganda.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A writer of pamphlets; a scribbler.
  • intransitive v. To write or publish pamphlets.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • To write and issue pamphlets.
  • n. A writer of pamphlets: sometimes used in contempt.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a writer of pamphlets (usually taking a partisan stand on public issues)

Etymologies

From pamphlet +‎ -eer (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Or you can take the approach of an old fashioned pamphleteer, which is what blogging has mainly been up to now.

    Hullabaloo

  • Voltairean spirit had in the Press of the Left a representative who was very formidable to religious ideas namely the pamphleteer

    The Catholic Encyclopedia, Volume 11: New Mexico-Philip

  • He was by calling a pamphleteer, and seems not to have been aware that the sharpness of style and of temper which may be tolerated in a pamphlet is inexcusable in a state paper.

    The History of England, from the Accession of James II — Volume 5

  • - Capitol Hill Switchboard: (202) 224-3121 JOIN THE EDUCATIONAL REVOLUTION: www. trueworldhistory.info www. jbs.org www. campaignforliberty.com www. dailypaul.com Fellow Patriot and modern day "pamphleteer", Robpatozz THIS IS NO JOKE THE MESSAGE OF FREEDOM MUST GO VIRAL!!!!

    WN.com - Business News

  • THE EDUCATIONAL REVOLUTION: www. trueworldhistory.info www. jbs.org www. campaignforliberty.com www. dailypaul.com Fellow Patriot and modern day "pamphleteer", Robpatozz THIS IS NO JOKE THE

    WN.com - Business News

  • (_Defoe wrote an enormous number of pamphlets; for great part of his life he might almost have been described as a pamphleteer pure and simple.

    Political Pamphlets

  • Patriot and modern day "pamphleteer", Robpatozz THIS IS NO JOKE THE MESSAGE OF FREEDOM MUST GO

    WN.com - Business News

  • London pamphleteer John Huske called the articles of capitulation “the most infamous a British subject ever put his hand to.”

    George Washington’s First War

  • Rex Lee, one of President Reagan's solicitors general, famously declared when being pressured by administration officials to adopt a more political stance in the 1980s, "I'm the solicitor general, not the pamphleteer general."

    Senate approves Donald Verrilli as solicitor general

  • He was a polemicist rather than an analyst or political thinker – his headmaster at the Leys School in Cambridge presciently forecast a future as a pamphleteer – and, like all the best polemicists, brought to his work outstanding skills of reporting and observation.

    Christopher Hitchens obituary

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