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Definition of "muckrakers" [muckrakers]

  • Plural form of muckraker. (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "muckrakers" in a sentence
  • "The advent of industrialization and the transformation of living space brought a host of ills, which in turn became the target of a group of investigative journalists known as muckrakers."
  • "What made me an honest admirer of the muckrakers was my appointment in 1983 as executive director of Investigative Reporters and Editors, a membership organization of about five thousand journalists."
  • "Let the American public see that these Republican "muckrakers" would rather gamble with the nation's future than choose the "better safe than sorry" approach to climate change."