editor

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noun ed·i·tor \ˈe-də-tər\

Definition of editor

  1. 1 :  someone who edits especially as an occupation

  2. 2 :  a device used in editing motion-picture film or magnetic tape

  3. 3 :  a computer program that permits the user to create or modify data (such as text or graphics) especially on a display screen

editorship

play \ˈe-də-tər-ˌship\ noun

Examples of editor in a Sentence

  1. the editor of the city paper

  2. working as a film editor

1649

First Known Use of editor

1649


EDITOR Defined for English Language Learners

editor

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noun

Definition of editor for English Language Learners

  • : a person whose job is to edit something

  • : a computer program that is used to create and make changes to data (such as words or pictures)


EDITOR Defined for Kids

editor

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noun ed·i·tor \ˈe-də-tər\

Definition of editor for Students

  1. :  a person whose job is to correct and revise writing so it can be published



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