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playwrightnoun [C]

 us   /ˈpleɪˌrɑɪt/
a ​person who writes ​plays
(Definition of playwright from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “playwright”
in Arabic كاتِب مَسرحِيّات…
in Korean 극작가…
in Portuguese escritor, -ora de peça teatral, dramaturgo…
in Catalan dramaturg -a…
in Japanese 脚本家, 劇作家…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剧作家…
in Turkish oyun yazarı…
in Russian драматург…
in Chinese (Traditional) 劇作家…
in Italian drammaturgo, -a, commediografo…
in Polish dramaturg, dramatopisa-rz/rka…
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