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writer
American English: /ˈraɪdər/
British English: /ˈrʌɪtə/

Translation of writer in Spanish:

noun

  • 1.1 (author)
    escritor, (-tora) (masculine, feminine)
    they are still looking for the writer of the letter
    siguen buscando al autor de la carta
    writer's block writer's cramp
    calambre (masculine) (que da por escribir mucho)
    Example sentences
    • Members include a variety or writers and would vary from scribblers to novelists, poets, and writers of short stories and writers for children.
    • Alex Ninian is a travel writer whose articles on India and other countries have appeared in numerous British and American publications.
    • ‘The book is about growing old as a man,’ says short story writer, novelist and playwright Carl Nixon.
    1.2 (regarding handwriting) (British English) she's a good/poor writer
    tiene buena/mala letra

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