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English definition of “ghostwrite”

ghostwrite

verb [T]    /ˈɡoʊstˌrɑɪt/ (present participle ghostwriting, past tense ghostwrote  /ˈɡoʊstˌroʊt/, past participle ghostwritten  /ˈɡoʊstˌrɪt·ən/) (also ghost,  /ɡoʊst/)
to write a book , article , or speech for another person to use as his or her own ghostwriter    /ˈɡoʊˌstrɑɪt̬·ər/ noun [C] Carol worked as a ghostwriter for that radio talk-show host .
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