novelist

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noun nov·el·ist \ˈnäv-list, ˈnä-və-\

Definition of novelist

  1. :  a writer of novels

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First Known Use of novelist

1728


NOVELIST Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of novelist for English Language Learners

  • : a person who writes novels


NOVELIST Defined for Kids

novelist

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noun nov·el·ist \ˈnä-və-list\

Definition of novelist for Students

  1. :  a writer of novels



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