Pronunciation of Writer
/ɹˈa͡ɪtə/, /ɹˈaɪtə/, /ɹ_ˈaɪ_t_ə/
Synonyms for writer:
Other synonyms and related words:
hack, litterateur, scrivener, novelist, commentator, newscaster, artist, journalist, reporter, source, stylist, satirist, newspaperman, scribe, generator, composer, interpreter, penman, correspondent.
Sense 1 (noun)
comic, dramatist, essayist, author, gagman, card, columnist, humorist, comedian, buffoon, actor, belletrist, playwright, prankster, funnyman, wit, copywriter, word smith, punster, scriptwriter, Banterer, cutup, jester, clown, wag, joker.
person who composes with language (noun)
Usage examples for writer:
- Altogether, she made about five thousand dollars a year by her pen; a goodly income for a woman writer in her day- or in any day, for that matter. - "Superwomen", Albert Payson Terhune.
- Such a distinguished writer. - "If I May", A. A. Milne.
- 4. Would you say that Mr. Tarkington, the writer of this story, has a sense of humor? - "Short Stories of Various Types", Various.