scribbler

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noun scrib·bler \ˈskri-b(ə-)lər\

Definition of scribbler

  1. 1 :  one that scribbles

  2. 2 :  a minor or insignificant author

Examples of scribbler in a Sentence

  1. My wife's a banker, but I'm just a scribbler who writes for the newspaper.

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First Known Use of scribbler

circa 1553


SCRIBBLER Defined for English Language Learners

scribbler

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Definition of scribbler for English Language Learners

  • : a writer or author


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