Definitions

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  • noun Plural form of author.
  • verb Third-person singular simple present indicative form of author.

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Examples

  • As stenographer to the two members of the firm, Bok was immediately brought into touch with the leading authors of the day, their works as they were discussed in the correspondence dictated to him, and the authorsÂ’ terms upon which books were published.

    The First “Woman’s Page,” “Literary Leaves,” and Entering Scribner’s

  • Again, any unfair prejudice we might have towards tie-in authors is not to be confused with a prejudice we may hold against the tie-in business and its effect on the literary market, which I do think is in some ways detrimental.

    Point/Counterpoint: Media Tie-Ins

  • One of the authors is an art historian, too, and the main character becomes interested in art history.

    TBR Additions

  • Much free work of hers and 35 other authors is available at Book View Cafe: www. bookviewcafe.com and her blog is Incipit Vita Nova, www. asterling.typepad.com.

    MIND MELD: The Apple iPad: Sizzle or Fizzle?

  • I think getting read by other authors is the ultimate compliment, because we tend to be more picky.

    Writer Unboxed » Blog Archive » The Agony and the Ecstasy of a Book Release

  • That one of the authors is an archbishop increased its exotic cachet for me, I must confess.

    Have You Ever Bought a Buzz Book?

  • Especially when one of the authors is the medical director of a competing tissue bank, and another one has been an expert witness in a class action lawsuit against you.

    Medpundit

  • Especially when one of the authors is the medical director of a competing tissue bank, and another one has been an expert witness in a class action lawsuit against you.

    Archive 2004-07-01

  • The government denies any involvement in his killing, and President dos Santos is pledging tough action against what he calls the authors of the barbaric murder of Victor.

    CNN Transcript Jul 10, 2004

  • (I mean what we call authors) that very soon after the promulgation of the new law a marked deterioration in the quality of Monomotopan letters was apparent upon every side!

    First and Last

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