Definition of 'author'
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Example sentences containing 'author'
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She had once wondered how someone could spend an entire term just teaching about one author. ANASTASIA KRUPNIK (3-IN-1) (2002)Edward was immediately spoken of as if he were himself an established author, even a literary authority. THE DEVIL'S OWN WORK (2002)He's a highly regarded member of the faculty, fully tenured, the author of a definitive textbook. A RODENT OF DOUBT (2002)
Spurning her suitors, superior without being arrogant, she clearly is the object of her author 's admiration. ISAAC CAMPION (2002)
Trends of 'author'
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Translations for 'author'
British English: author /ˈɔːθə/ NOUN
The author of a piece of writing is the person who wrote it.
...the author of the report.
- American English: author
- Arabic: مُؤَلِّف
- Brazilian Portuguese: autor
- Chinese: 作者
- Croatian: autor
- Czech: autor
- Danish: forfatter
- Dutch: auteur
- European Spanish: autor
- Finnish: kirjailija
- French: auteur
- German: Autor
- Greek: συγγραφέας
- Italian: autore
- Japanese: 著者
- Korean: 저자
- Norwegian: forfatter
- Polish: autor
- European Portuguese: autor
- Romanian: autor
- Russian: автор
- Spanish: autor
- Swedish: författare
- Thai: นักประพันธ์
- Turkish: yazar
- Ukrainian: автор
- Vietnamese: tác giả
Definition of author from the Collins English Dictionary
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