cowrite

verb \ (ˌ)kō-ˈrīt \
variants: or co-write
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of cowrite

cowrote or co-wrote; cowritten or co-written; cowriting or co-writing
transitive verb
:to write (something) in collaboration with one or more other people
  • …the former president has just cowritten a new book about his foreign policy …
  • —Michael R. Beschloss
  • [Mindy] Kaling also just received a comedy pilot order from NBC for an as-of-yet untitled show that she is set to star in and co-write with Charlie Grandy.
  • —Madeline Berg

cowriter

play \ˈkō-ˌrī-tər\ or co-writer noun, plural cowriters or co-writers
    • … the entire cast is so in sync that much of the film's dialogue grew out of their improvisations (three of the stars get credit as cowriters).
    • —Caren Weiner

First Known Use of cowrite

1890


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