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noun [C] uk   us   /ˈpleɪ.raɪt/
a person who writes plays
Translations of “playwright”
in Korean 극작가…
in Arabic كاتِب مَسرحِيّات…
in Portuguese escritor, -ora de peça teatral, dramaturgo…
in Catalan dramaturg -a…
in Japanese 脚本家, 劇作家…
in Italian drammaturgo, -a, commediografo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 劇作家…
in Russian драматург…
in Turkish oyun yazarı…
in Chinese (Simplified) 剧作家…
in Polish dramaturg, dramatopisa-rz/rka…
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