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  Words related to author

Related / Similar Words: generator, source, writer

 

Definition:
  • someone who originates or causes or initiates something; "he was the generator of several complaints";
  • writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay);
  • be the author of; "She authored this play";

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    Hyponyms: coiner, abstractor, abstracter, alliterator, authoress, biographer, coauthor, joint author, commentator, reviewer, contributor, cyberpunk, drafter, dramatist, playwright, encyclopedist, encyclopaedist, compiler, essayist, litterateur, folk writer, framer, gagman, gagster, gagwriter, ghostwriter, ghost, Gothic romancer, hack, hack writer, literary hack, journalist, librettist, lyricist, novelist, pamphleteer, paragrapher, poet, polemicist, polemist, polemic, rhymer, rhymester, versifier, poetizer, poetiser, scenarist, scriptwriter, space writer, speechwriter, tragedian, wordmonger, word-painter, wordsmith, Aiken, Conrad Aiken, Conrad Potter Aiken, Alger, Horatio Alger, Algren, Nelson Algren, Andersen, Hans Christian Andersen, Anderson, Sherwood Anderson, Aragon, Louis Aragon, Asch, Sholem Asch, Shalom Asch, Sholom Asch, Asimov, Isaac Asimov, Auchincloss, Louis Auchincloss, Louis Stanton Auchincloss, Austen, Jane Austen, Baldwin, James Baldwin, James Arthur Baldwin, Baraka, Imamu Amiri Baraka, LeRoi Jones, Barth, John Barth, John Simmons Barth, Barthelme, Donald Barthelme, Baum, Frank Baum, Lyman Frank Brown, Beckett, Samuel Beckett, Beerbohm, Max Beerbohm, Sir Henry Maxmilian Beerbohm, Belloc, Hilaire Belloc, Joseph Hilaire Peter Belloc, Bellow, Saul Bellow, Benchley, Robert Benchley, Robert Charles Benchley, Benet, William Rose Benet, Bierce, Ambrose Bierce, Ambrose Gwinett Bierce, Boll, Heinrich Boll, Heinrich Theodor Boll, Bontemps, Arna Wendell Bontemps, Borges, Jorge Borges, Jorge Luis Borges, Boswell, James Boswell, Boyle, Kay Boyle, Bradbury, Ray Bradbury, Ray Douglas Bradbury, Bronte, Charlotte Bronte, Emily Bronte, Emily Jane Bronte, Currer Bell, Anne Bronte, Browne, Charles Farrar Browne, Artemus Ward, Buck, Pearl Buck, Pearl Sydenstricker Buck, Bunyan, John Bunyan, Burgess, Anthony Burgess, Burnett, Frances Hodgson Burnett, Frances Eliza Hodgson Burnett, Burroughs, Edgar Rice Burroughs, William Burroughs, William S. Burroughs, William Seward Burroughs, Cabell, James Branch Cabell, Caldwell, Erskine Caldwell, Erskine Preston Caldwell, Calvino, Italo Calvino, Camus, Albert Camus, Canetti, Elias Canetti, Capek, Karel Capek, Carroll, Lewis Carroll, Dodgson, Reverend Dodgson, Charles Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, Cather, Willa Cather, Willa Sibert Cather, Cervantes, Miguel de Cervantes, Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Chandler, Raymond Chandler, Raymond Thornton Chandler, Chateaubriand, Francois Rene Chateaubriand, Vicomte de Chateaubriand, Cheever, John Cheever, Chesterton, G. K. Chesterton, Gilbert Keith Chesterton, Chopin, Kate Chopin, Kate O'Flaherty Chopin, Christie, Agatha Christie, Dame Agatha Mary Clarissa Christie, Churchill, Winston Churchill, Winston S. Churchill, Sir Winston Leonard Spenser Churchill, Clemens, Samuel Langhorne Clemens, Mark Twain, Cocteau, Jean Cocteau, Colette, Sidonie-Gabrielle Colette, Sidonie-Gabrielle Claudine Colette, Collins, Wilkie Collins, William Wilkie Collins, Conan Doyle, A. Conan Doyle, Arthur Conan Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Conrad, Joseph Conrad, Teodor Josef Konrad Korzeniowski, Cooper, James Fenimore Cooper, Crane, Stephen Crane, cummings, e. e. cummings, Edward Estlin Cummings, Day, Clarence Day, Clarence Shepard Day Jr., Defoe, Daniel Defoe, De Quincey, Thomas De Quincey, Dickens, Charles Dickens, Charles John Huffam Dickens, Didion, Joan Didion, Dinesen, Isak Dinesen, Blixen, Karen Blixen, Baroness Karen Blixen, Doctorow, E. L. Doctorow, Edgard Lawrence Doctorow, Dos Passos, John Dos Passos, Dostoyevsky, Dostoevski, Dostoevsky, Feodor Dostoyevsky, Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Feodor Dostoevski, Fyodor Dostoevski, Feodor Dostoevsky, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Feodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky, Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoyevsky, Feodor Mikhailovich Dostoevski, Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevski, Feodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky, Fyodor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky, Dreiser, Theodore Dreiser, Theodore Herman Albert Dreiser, Dumas, Alexandre Dumas, du Maurier, George du Maurier, George Louis Palmella Busson du Maurier, Daphne du Maurier, Dame Daphne du Maurier, Durrell, Lawrence Durrell, Lawrence George Durrell, Ehrenberg, Ilya Ehrenberg, Ilya Grigorievich Ehrenberg, Eliot, George Eliot, Mary Ann Evans, Ellison, Ralph Ellison, Ralph Waldo Ellison, Emerson, Ralph Waldo Emerson, Farrell, James Thomas Farrell, Ferber, Edna Ferber, Fielding, Henry Fielding, Fitzgerald, F. Scott Fitzgerald, Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald, Flaubert, Gustave Flaubert, Fleming, Ian Fleming, Ian Lancaster Fleming, Ford, Ford Madox Ford, Ford Hermann Hueffer, Forester, C. S. Forester, Cecil Scott Forester, France, Anatole France, Jacques Anatole Francois Thibault, Franklin, Benjamin Franklin, Fuentes, Carlos Fuentes, Gaboriau, Emile Gaboriau, Galsworthy, John Galsworthy, Gardner, Erle Stanley Gardner, Gaskell, Elizabeth Gaskell, Elizabeth Cleghorn Stevenson Gaskell, Geisel, Theodor Seuss Geisel, Dr. Seuss, Gibran, Kahlil Gibran, Gide, Andre Gide, Andre Paul Guillaume Gide, Gjellerup, Karl Gjellerup, Gogol, Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol, Golding, William Golding, Sir William Gerald Golding, Goldsmith, Oliver Goldsmith, Gombrowicz, Witold Gombrowicz, Goncourt, Edmond de Goncourt, Edmond Louis Antoine Huot de Goncourt, Jules de Goncourt, Jules Alfred Huot de Goncourt, Gordimer, Nadine Gordimer, Gorky, Maksim Gorky, Gorki, Maxim Gorki, Aleksey Maksimovich Peshkov, Aleksey Maximovich Peshkov, Grahame, Kenneth Grahame, Grass, Gunter Grass, Gunter Wilhelm Grass, Graves, Robert Graves, Robert Ranke Graves, Greene, Graham Greene, Henry Graham Greene, Grey, Zane Grey, Grimm, Jakob Grimm, Jakob Ludwig Karl Grimm, Wilhelm Grimm, Wilhelm Karl Grimm, Haggard, Rider Haggard, Sir Henry Rider Haggard, Haldane, Elizabeth Haldane, Elizabeth Sanderson Haldane, Hale, Edward Everett Hale, Haley, Alex Haley, Hall, Radclyffe Hall, Marguerite Radclyffe Hall, Hammett, Dashiell Hammett, Samuel Dashiell Hammett, Hamsun, Knut Hamsun, Knut Pedersen, Hardy, Thomas Hardy, Harris, Frank Harris, James Thomas Harris, Harte, Bret Harte, Hasek, Jaroslav Hasek, Hawthorne, Nathaniel Hawthorne, Hecht, Ben Hecht, Heinlein, Robert A. Heinlein, Robert Anson Heinlein, Heller, Joseph Heller, Hemingway, Ernest Hemingway, Hesse, Hermann Hesse, Heyse, Paul Heyse, Paul Johann Ludwig von Heyse, Heyward, DuBois Heyward, Edwin DuBois Hayward, Higginson, Thomas Higginson, Thomas Wentworth Storrow Higginson, Hoffmann, E. T. A. Hoffmann, Ernst Theodor Amadeus Hoffmann, Ernst Theodor Wilhelm Hoffmann, Holmes, Oliver Wendell Holmes, Howells, William Dean Howells, Hoyle, Edmond Hoyle, Hubbard, L. Ron Hubbard, Hughes, Langston Hughes, James Langston Hughes, Hunt, Leigh Hunt, James Henry Leigh Hunt, Huxley, Aldous Huxley, Aldous Leonard Huxley, Irving, John Irving, Washington Irving, Isherwood, Christopher Isherwood, Christopher William Bradshaw Isherwood, Jackson, Helen Hunt Jackson, Helen Maria Fiske Hunt Jackson, Jacobs, Jane Jacobs, W. W. Jacobs, William Wymark Jacobs, James, Henry James, Jensen, Johannes Vilhelm Jensen, Johnson, Samuel Johnson, Dr. Johnson, Jong, Erica Jong, Joyce, James Joyce, James Augustine Aloysius Joyce, Kafka, Franz Kafka, Keller, Helen Keller, Helen Adams Keller, Kerouac, Jack Kerouac, Jean-Louis Lebris de Kerouac, Kesey, Ken Kesey, Ken Elton Kesey, Kipling, Rudyard Kipling, Joseph Rudyard Kipling, Koestler, Arthur Koestler, La Fontaine, Jean de La Fontaine, Lardner, Ring Lardner, Ringgold Wilmer Lardner, La Rochefoucauld, Francois de La Rochefoucauld, Lawrence, D. H. Lawrence, David Herbert Lawrence, T. E. Lawrence, Thomas Edward Lawrence, Lawrence of Arabia, le Carre, John le Carre, David John Moore Cornwell, Leonard, Elmore Leonard, Elmore John Leonard, Dutch Leonard, Lermontov, Mikhail Yurievich Lermontov, Lessing, Doris Lessing, Doris May Lessing, Lewis, C. S. Lewis, Clive Staples Lewis, Sinclair Lewis, Harry Sinclair Lewis, London, Jack London, John Griffith Chaney, Lowry, Malcolm Lowry, Clarence Malcolm Lowry, Lyly, John Lyly, Lytton, First Baron Lytton, Bulwer-Lytton, Edward George Earle Bulwer-Lytton, Mailer, Norman Mailer, Malamud, Bernard Malamud, Malory, Thomas Malory, Sir Thomas Malory, Malraux, Andre Malraux, Mann, Thomas Mann, Mansfield, Katherine Mansfield, Kathleen Mansfield Beauchamp, Manzoni, Alessandro Manzoni, Marquand, John Marquand, John Philip Marquand, Marsh, Ngaio Marsh, Mason, A. E. W. Mason, Alfred Edward Woodley Mason, Maugham, Somerset Maugham, W. Somerset Maugham, William Somerset Maugham, Maupassant, Guy de Maupassant, Henri Rene Albert Guy de Maupassant, Mauriac, Francois Mauriac, Francois Charles Mauriac, Maurois, Andre Maurois, Emile Herzog, McCarthy, Mary McCarthy, Mary Therese McCarthy, McCullers, Carson McCullers, Carson Smith McCullers, McLuhan, Marshall McLuhan, Herbert Marshall McLuhan, Melville, Herman Melville, Merton, Thomas Merton, Michener, James Michener, James Albert Michener, Miller, Henry Miller, Henry Valentine Miller, Milne, A. A. Milne, Alan Alexander Milne, Mitchell, Margaret Mitchell, Margaret Munnerlyn Mitchell, Mitford, Nancy Mitford, Nancy Freeman Mitford, Jessica Mitford, Jessica Lucy Mitford, Montaigne, Michel Montaigne, Michel Eyquem Montaigne, Montgomery, L. M. Montgomery, Lucy Maud Montgomery, More, Thomas More, Sir Thomas More, Morrison, Toni Morrison, Chloe Anthony Wofford, Munro, H. H. Munro, Hector Hugh Munro, Saki, Murdoch, Iris Murdoch, Dame Jean Iris Murdoch, Musset, Alfred de Musset, Louis Charles Alfred de Musset, Nabokov, Vladimir Nabokov, Vladimir vladimirovich Nabokov, Nash, Ogden Nash, Nicolson, Harold Nicolson, Sir Harold George Nicolson, Norris, Frank Norris, Benjamin Franklin Norris Jr., Oates, Joyce Carol Oates, O'Brien, Edna O'Brien, O'Connor, Flannery O'Connor, Mary Flannery O'Connor, O'Flaherty, Liam O'Flaherty, O'Hara, John Henry O'Hara, Ondaatje, Michael Ondaatje, Philip Michael Ondaatje, Orczy, Baroness Emmusca Orczy, Orwell, George Orwell, Eric Blair, Eric Arthur Blair, Page, Thomas Nelson Page, Parker, Dorothy Parker, Dorothy Rothschild Parker, Pasternak, Boris Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich Pasternak, Paton, Alan Paton, Alan Stewart Paton, Percy, Walker Percy, Petronius, Gaius Petronius, Petronius Arbiter, Plath, Sylvia Plath, Pliny, Pliny the Elder, Gaius Plinius Secundus, Pliny the Younger, Gaius Plinius Caecilius Secundus, Poe, Edgar Allen Poe, Porter, William Sydney Porter, O. Henry, Katherine Anne Porter, Post, Emily Post, Emily Price Post, Pound, Ezra Pound, Ezra Loomis Pound, Pynchon, Thomas Pynchon, Rand, Ayn Rand, Richler, Mordecai Richler, Roberts, Kenneth Roberts, Roosevelt, Eleanor Roosevelt, Anna Eleanor Roosevelt, Roth, Philip Roth, Philip Milton Roth, Rousseau, Jean-Jacques Rousseau, Runyon, Damon Runyon, Alfred Damon Runyon, Rushdie, Salman Rushdie, Ahmed Salman Rushdie, Russell, George William Russell, A.E., Sade, de Sade, Comte Donatien Alphonse Francois de Sade, Marquis de Sade, Salinger, J. D. Salinger, Jerome David Salinger, Sand, George Sand, Amandine Aurore Lucie Dupin, Baroness Dudevant, Sandburg, Carl Sandburg, Saroyan, William Saroyan, Sayers, Dorothy Sayers, Dorothy L. Sayers, Dorothy Leigh Sayers, Schiller, Johann Christoph Friedrich von Schiller, Scott, Walter Scott, Sir Walter Scott, Service, Robert William Service, Shaw, G. B. Shaw, George Bernard Shaw, Shelley, Mary Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley, Mary Godwin Wollstonecraft Shelley, Shute, Nevil Shute, Nevil Shute Norway, Simenon, Georges Simenon, Georges Joseph Christian Simenon, Sinclair, Upton Sinclair, Upton Beall Sinclair, Singer, Isaac Bashevis Singer, Smollett, Tobias Smollett, Tobias George Smollett, Snow, C. P. Snow, Charles Percy Snow, Baron Snow of Leicester, Solzhenitsyn, Alexander Isayevich Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr I. Solzhenitsyn, Sontag, Susan Sontag, Spark, Muriel Spark, Dame Muriel Spark, Muriel Sarah Spark, Spillane, Mickey Spillane, Frank Morrison Spillane, Stael, Madame de Stael, Baronne Anne Louise Germaine Necker de Steal-Holst, Steele, Sir Richrd Steele, Stein, Gertrude Stein, Steinbeck, John Steinbeck, John Ernst Steinbeck, Stendhal, Marie Henri Beyle, Stephen, Sir Leslie Stephen, Sterne, Laurence Sterne, Stevenson, Robert Louis Stevenson, Robert Louis Balfour Stevenson, Stockton, Frank Stockton, Francis Richard Stockton, Stoker, Bram Stoker, Abraham Stoker, Stowe, Harriet Beecher Stowe, Harriet Elizabeth Beecher Stowe, Strindberg, August Strindberg, Johan August Strindberg, Styron, William Styron, Sue, Eugene Sue, Symonds, John Addington Symonds, Thackeray, William Makepeace Thackeray, Thoreau, Henry David Thoreau, Tocqueville, Alexis de Tocqueville, Alexis Charles Henri Maurice de Tocqueville, Toklas, Alice B. Toklas, Tolkien, J.R.R. Tolkien, John Ronald Reuel Tolkien, Tolstoy, Leo Tolstoy, Count Lev Nikolayevitch Tolstoy, Trollope, Anthony Trollope, Turgenev, Ivan Turgenev, Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev, Undset, Sigrid Undset, Untermeyer, Louis Untermeyer, Updike, John Updike, John Hoyer Updike, Van Doren, Carl Van Doren, Carl Clinton Van Doren, Vargas Llosa, Mario Vargas Llosa, Jorge Mario Pedro Vargas Llosa, Verne, Jules Verne, Vidal, Gore Vidal, Eugene Luther Vidal, Voltaire, Arouet, Francois-Marie Arouet, Vonnegut, Kurt Vonnegut, Wain, John Wain, John Barrington Wain, Walker, Alice Walker, Alice Malsenior Walker, Wallace, Edgar Wallace, Richard Horatio Edgar Wallace, Walpole, Horace Walpole, Horatio Walpole, Fourth Earl of Orford, Walton, Izaak Walton, Ward, Mrs. Humphrey Ward, Mary Augusta Arnold Ward, Warren, Robert Penn Warren, Waugh, Evelyn Waugh, Evelyn Arthur Saint John Waugh, Webb, Beatrice Webb, Martha Beatrice Potter Webb, Wells, H. G. Wells, Herbert George Wells, Welty, Eudora Welty, Werfel, Franz Werfel, West, Rebecca West, Dame Rebecca West, Cicily Isabel Fairfield, Wharton, Edith Wharton, Edith Newbold Jones Wharton, White, E. B. White, Elwyn Brooks White, Patrick White, Patrick Victor Martindale White, Wiesel, Elie Wiesel, Eliezer Wiesel, Wilde, Oscar Wilde, Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde, Wilder, Thornton Wilder, Thornton Niven Wilder, Wilson, Sir Angus Wilson, Angus Frank Johnstone Wilson, Harriet Wilson, Wister, Owen Wister, Wodehouse, P. G. Wodehouse, Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, Wolfe, Thomas Wolfe, Thomas Clayton Wolfe, Tom Wolfe, Thomas Kennerly Wolfe Jr., Wollstonecraft, Mary Wollstonecraft, Mary Wollstonecraft Godwin, Wood, Mrs. Henry Wood, Ellen Price Wood, Woolf, Virginia Woolf, Adeline Virginia Stephen Woolf, Wouk, Herman Wouk, Wright, Richard Wright, Willard Huntington Wright, S. S. Van Dine, Zangwill, Israel Zangwill, Zweig, Stefan Zweig, co-author, ghostwrite

     

    Derivational Morphology: generate, bring forth, publish, write, compose, pen, indite, writer

     

    Language Translations:
    Albanian: autor   Chinese: 作者  
    Danish: forfatter   Dutch: auteur  
    Esperanto: aŭtoro   Finnish: kirjoittaja  
    Greek: συγγραφέας   Hebrew: מחבר  
    Indonesian: karang   Italian: autore  
    Japanese: 著者   Latin: auctor  
    Maltese: awtur   Polish: autor  
    Russian: автор   Slovak: autor  
    Spanish: autor   Swedish: författare  
    Telugu: రచయిత  
     
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