Simple Definition of ghostwrite
: to write (something, such as a book) for someone else using that person's name
Examples of ghostwrite in a sentence
She was hired to ghostwrite the mayor's autobiography.
Origin and Etymology of ghostwrite
back-formation from ghostwriter
First Known Use: 1927
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