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

  • n. One who writes plays; a dramatist.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A writer and creator of theatrical plays.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A maker or adapter of plays.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A writer or adapter of plays for the stage.

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

  • n. someone who writes plays


play +‎ wright (“builder, craftsman”) (Wiktionary)



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