What is writer?

  • (noun): A person who is able to write and has written something.
    See also — Additional definitions below

Writer

A writer is a person who produces nonfictional writing or literary art such as novels, short stories, poetry, plays, screenplays, or essays—especially someone who writes professionally.

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More definitions of "writer":

  • (noun): Writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay).
    Synonyms: author

Famous quotes containing the word writer:

    Letters have to pass two tests before they can be classed as good: they must express the personality both of the writer and of the recipient.
    —E.M. (Edward Morgan)

    A writer should write with his eyes and a painter paint with his ears.
    Gertrude Stein (1874–1946)

    You have to have something vicious in you to be a creative writer ... something old-adamish, incompatible to the “ordinary world.”
    —D.H. (David Herbert)