copy·​writ·​er | \ ˈkä-pē-ˌrī-tər How to pronounce copywriter (audio) \

Definition of copywriter

: a writer of advertising or publicity copy

Examples of copywriter in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Green works in advertising as a copywriter by day, which gives him special insight into both users and marketers. Ellise Shafer, Variety, 9 May 2022 Ryan Bernsten had only been working at his new job as a copywriter for a few weeks in March 2020 when he was sent home to work remotely. Kathryn Vasel, CNN, 18 Mar. 2022 Robert Samuels is a financial copywriter and business consultant who has worked with various clients in numerous industries and sectors. Robert Samuels | For Iron Monk Solutions, The Salt Lake Tribune, 11 Apr. 2022 The app was created by freelance copywriter Francesca Lawson and software developer Alastair Fensome, who are both based in Manchester. Sophie Mellor, Fortune, 9 Mar. 2022 Utah copywriter Emily Hill has a family trip to Kauai planned for spring break in April. Dawn Gilbertson, USA TODAY, 8 Feb. 2022 Wolf, who began his career as an advertising copywriter, knew the importance of keeping consistency and applied that as the show branched out. Washington Post, 4 Feb. 2022 Solomon Fields is a young Jewish journalist turned copywriter living in a society where he is surrounded by senseless jargon and existential emptiness. The Editors, Town & Country, 8 Mar. 2022 Alexis Ledezma, a copywriter and interpreter who grew up in Mexico City and Provo, shared her story at the event as a Mexican trans woman in Utah. Shane Burke, The Salt Lake Tribune, 20 Nov. 2021 See More

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First Known Use of copywriter

1911, in the meaning defined above

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“Copywriter.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 23 May. 2022.

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