Definition of novelist in English:


Line breaks: nov¦el|ist
Pronunciation: /ˈnɒv(ə)lɪst


A writer of novels.
More example sentences
  • His work connects us to Cocteau, François Mauriac and other French novelists.
  • We have several young novelists here who are trying to invent a form to supersede Balzac's.
  • This is a tragedy which will supply themes for novelists and poets for centuries.
author, writer of fiction, creative writer, man/woman of letters;
informal penman, scribbler

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