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English definition of “ghostwrite”

ghostwrite

verb [T] uk   /ˈɡəʊst.raɪt/ us    /ˈɡoʊst-/ (also ghost)
to write a book or article, etc. for another person, so that that person can pretend it is his or her own or use it himself or herself: His autobiography was ghostwritten.Writing and typing
ghostwriter
noun [C] uk   /-ˌraɪ.tər/ us    /-ˌraɪ.t̬ɚ/
People who write for work or pleasure
(Definition of ghostwrite from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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