Definitions

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  • n. One who indites.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. One who indites.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. One who indites; a writer or scribbler.

Etymologies

indite +‎ -er (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • Vote for Obama to give the presidency to McCain. inditer

    Polls: Race tightening in North Carolina

  • Here I stopped to draw breath; for the style of my grandsire, the inditer of this goodly matter, was rather lengthy, as our American friends say.

    Chronicles of the Canongate

  • It is there, O highly esteemed and beloved reader, thou wilt be able to bear testimony, through the medium of thine own senses, against the children of vanity, who have sought to identify thy friend and servant with I know not what inditer of vain fables; who hath cumbered the world with his devices, but shrunken from the responsibility thereof.

    The Heart of Mid-Lothian

  • This learned lord, or Tomkins aforesaid, or whoever may have been the inditer of the epistle _ad_

    Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine — Volume 53, No. 327, January, 1843

  • The inditer has certainly some sympathy with the bearer he so amply commissions and wordily exalts.

    The Atlantic Monthly, Volume 12, No. 74, December, 1863

  • Survivors of those happy circles! wherever ye be -- should these imperfect remembrances of days of old chance, in some thoughtful pause of life's busy turmoil, for a moment to meet your eyes, let there be towards the inditer a few throbs of revived affection in your hearts -- for his, though "absent long and distant far," has never been utterly forgetful of the loves and friendships that charmed his youth.

    Christmas Its Origin, Celebration and Significance as Related in Prose and Verse

  • Stretch, as the inditer guides them; which, no question,

    Purgatory. Canto XXIV

  • Julius Laspara, editor of the _Living Word_, confidant of conspirators, inditer of sanguinary menaces and manifestos, suspected of being in the secret of every plot.

    Under Western Eyes

  • To me, this article appears conclusive of little beyond the zeal of its inditer.

    Tales.

  • 'That it is a vast pity its inditer was not born a parrot -- in which case he would have been the most illustrious parrot of his race.

    The Mystery of Marie Roget

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