: one that writes: as
a : author
b : one who writes stock options
Examples of WRITER
- She is my favorite French writer.
- He's a writer of horror stories.
- a course on 19th-century writers
- The magazine is looking for freelance writers.
- The writer of the best essay will win a prize.
- They identified the writer of the mysterious letter.
First Known Use of WRITER
before 12th century
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