paragrapher

noun
par·​a·​graph·​er | \ ˈper-ə-ˌgra-fər How to pronounce paragrapher (audio) , ˈpa-rə- \

Definition of paragrapher

: a writer of paragraphs especially for the editorial page of a newspaper

First Known Use of paragrapher

1784, in the meaning defined above

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“Paragrapher.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/paragrapher. Accessed 14 Apr. 2021.

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