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songwriter

noun song·writ·er \ˈsŋ-ˌrī-tər\

: a person who writes the words or music to songs

Full Definition of SONGWRITER

:  a person who composes words or music or both especially for popular songs
song·writ·ing \-ˌrī-tiŋ\ noun

Examples of SONGWRITER

  1. an award-winning singer and songwriter
  2. <he's both a singer and a songwriter>

First Known Use of SONGWRITER

1821

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