Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One who writes for and gives credit of authorship to another.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun One who ghost-writes (a book, article, etc.) for someone else.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A professional writer who is paid to write books, articles, stories, or reports which are officially credited to another person.

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

  • noun a writer who gives the credit of authorship to someone else

Etymologies

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ghost + writer

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