Definition of songwriter in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈsôNGˌrīdər/


A person who writes popular songs or the music for them.
Example sentences
  • One of the greatest mysteries in the music business is how songwriters get their songs recorded.
  • When I joined it was three songwriters writing music for a laugh.
  • Celebrated songwriter Irving Berlin initially wrote the song without thinking too deeply about it.

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Syllabification: song·writ·er

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