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author

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of author

  1. 1 a person who creates a written work a brilliant novel by a first-time author Synonyms of author litterateur (or littérateur), pen, penman, scribe, scrivener, writer Words Related to author auteur, belletrist (also belle-lettrist), stylist, wordsmith; coauthor, coscenarist, cowriter; ghostwriter, hack, hatchet man, scribbler, wordmonger; biographer, hagiographer; autobiographer, memoirist, memorialist; fabulist, fictioneer, fictionist, novelist, romancer, storyteller; essayist, pamphleteer, satirist; dramatist, playwright, scenarist, screenwriter, scriptwriter; prosaist, prosateur, proser; bard, poet, rhymer, versifier; blogger, columnist, journalist, newspaperman, paragrapher, reporter, sportswriter Phrases man of letters, woman of letters Antonyms of author nonauthor

  2. 2 a person who establishes a whole new field of endeavor the author of modern genetics Synonyms of author father, begetter, creator, establisher, founder, founding father, generator, inaugurator, initiator, instituter (or institutor), originator, sireWords Related to author cocreator, cofounder; conceiver, contriver, designer, deviser, formulator, innovator, introducer, inventor, spawner; builder, maker, producer; developer, pioneer, researcher, researchist; organizer, promoter; encourager, galvanizer, inspiration, inspirerNear Antonyms of author disciple, follower, pupil, student, supporter

  3. 3 cap the being worshipped as the creator and ruler of the universe let us thank the Author of our being for all the blessings He has bestowed Synonyms of author Allah, Almighty, Author, Creator, Divinity, Eternal, Everlasting, Father, God, Godhead, Jehovah, Lord, Maker, Providence, Supreme Being, Yahweh (also Jahveh or Yahveh)


author

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of author

  1. to compose and set down on paper the words of authored a new biography of Thomas Jefferson Synonyms of author write, pen, scratch (out), scribbleWords Related to author cast, compose, craft, draft, draw up, formulate, frame, prepare; recast, redraft, revise, rewrite; letter, print, type, typewrite; record, take down, transcribe; autograph, pencil (in), register, sign; couch, express, phrase, put, word



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