a woman television reporter which coordinates a broadcast to which several correspondents add Male correlate of anchorwoman
- a tv reporter which coordinates a broadcast to which a number of correspondents add
"last guy of a tug-of-war team," 1909, from anchor + guy (letter.). Later, "one who runs last-in a relay battle" (1934). Transferred good sense "host or presenter of a TV or radio system" is from 1958.