Examples of writer in a Sentence
She is my favorite French writer.
He's a writer of horror stories.
a course on 19th-century writers
The magazine is looking for freelance writers.
The writer of the best essay will win a prize.
They identified the writer of the mysterious letter.
Recent Examples of writer from the Web
Headquarters: San Francisco Funding: $18.5 million, according to Crunchbase Wendy Lee is a San Francisco Chronicle staff writer.
Emilie Eaton is a San Antonio Express-News staff writer.
Courson has been a freelance writer for the paper for 10 years.
Staff writer Anthony Man contributed to this report.
Some 140,000 Jews—including numerous musicians, writers and artists—were held in Theresienstadt.
Associated Press writer Bob Thomas in Los Angeles contributed to this report.
Cathy works as an actress and husband Jamie is a writer.
And being in the presence of one, every follicle of hair on your body will stand on end. * * * Jonny Auping is a freelance writer based in Dallas, Texas.
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First Known Use of writer
before 12th century
man of letters, woman of letters;
WRITER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of writer for English Language Learners
: someone whose work is to write books, poems, stories, etc.
: someone who has written something
WRITER Defined for Kids
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