Definition of “investigative journalism” - English Dictionary

“investigative journalism” in British English

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investigative journalismnoun [ U ]

uk /ɪnˌves.tɪ.ɡə.tɪv ˈdʒɜː.nə.lɪ.zəm/ us /ɪnˌves.tɪ.ɡə.t̬ɪv ˈdʒɝː.nə.lɪ.zəm/

a type of journalism that tries to discover information of public interest that someone is trying to hide:

investigative journalist
noun [ C ] uk us

(Definition of “investigative journalism” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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