playwriting

play
noun play·writ·ing \-ˌrī-tiŋ\
variants: or less commonly

playwrighting

Definition of playwriting

  1. :  the writing of plays

Examples of playwriting in a sentence

  1. He gave classes in playwriting and poetry.

1702

First Known Use of playwriting

1702


PLAYWRITING Defined for English Language Learners

playwriting

play
noun play·writ·ing \-ˌrī-tiŋ\

Definition of playwriting for English Language Learners

  • : the activity of writing plays

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