Definition of authorship
1 : the profession of writing
2 : the source (such as the author) of a piece of writing, music, or art
3 : the state or act of writing, creating, or causing
Examples of authorship in a sentence
His first attempt at authorship failed.
First Known Use of authorship
AUTHORSHIP Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of authorship for English Language Learners
: the identity of the person who has written something
: the job or profession of writing
AUTHORSHIP Defined for Kids
Definition of authorship for Students
: the profession of writing
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