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noun [C] uk   /ˈraɪ.tər/  us   /-t̬ɚ/
B1 a person who writes books or articles to be published: a travel/sports/fiction/crime writer She is a well-known writer of children's books.
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in Korean 작가…
in Arabic كاتِب…
in Portuguese autor, -ora, escritor…
in Catalan escriptor, -a…
in Japanese 作家, 記者…
in Italian scrittore, -trice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 作家, 作者…
in Russian писатель…
in Turkish yazar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 作家, 作者…
in Polish pisa-rz/rka…
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