Definition of reportage noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//rɪˈpɔːtɪdʒ//
; NAmE NAmE//rɪˈpɔːrtɪdʒ//
; BrE BrE//ˌrepɔːˈtɑːʒ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌrepɔːrˈtɑːʒ//
[uncountable] (formal) Radio broadcasting
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the reporting of news or the typical style in which this is done in newspapers, or on TV and radio We need accurate up-to-the-minute reportage of events. There is increasing awareness of how biased media reportage can govern our perceptions. See related entries: Radio broadcasting Word Originearly 17th cent.: French, from Old French reporter ‘carry back’, from Latin reportare ‘bring back’, from re- ‘back’ + portare ‘carry’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: reportage