from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • intransitive v. To work as a ghostwriter.
  • transitive v. To write (a speech, for example) as a ghostwriter. See Usage Note at author.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • v. To write under the name of another (especially literary works).
  • v. To author a literary work or speech in the place of another.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • transitive v. To write (a book, article, speech, etc.) for someone else; -- the written material appears under the name of the person for whom it was written.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • v. write for someone else


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