Definition of Author. Meaning of Author. Synonyms of Author

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Definition of Author

Author
Author Au"thor ([add]"th[~e]r), n. [OE. authour, autour, OF. autor, F. auteur, fr. L. auctor, sometimes, but erroneously, written autor or author, fr. augere to increase, to produce. See Auction, n.] 1. The beginner, former, or first mover of anything; hence, the efficient cause of a thing; a creator; an originator.
Author
Author Au"thor ([add]"th[~e]r), v. t. 1. To occasion; to originate. [Obs.] Such an overthrow . . . I have authored. --Chapman. 2. To tell; to say; to declare. [Obs.] More of him I dare not author. --Massinger.

Meaning of Author from wikipedia

- An author is the creator or originator of any written work such as a book or play, and is thus also a writer. More broadly defined, an author is "the person...
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- Ren Haiyan (Chinese: 任海燕), known by her pen name Tong Hua or Zhang Xiao San, is a Chinese contemporary romance novelist. She graduated from Peking University...
- Authoring may refer to: Writing, as by an author Authoring systems, computer based systems that allow the creation of content for intelligent tutoring...
- Staircase – a counterpoint site to the Lestrade film Aphrodite Jones website. Author of "A Perfect Husband" (2004) Pinnacle. Larry Pollard "owl" interview an...
- "The Death of the Author" (French: La mort de l'auteur) is a 1967 essay by the French literary critic and theorist Roland Barthes (1915–80). Barthes' essay...
- Molly Bloom (born April 21, 1978) is an American entrepreneur, speaker, and author of the 2014 memoir Molly's Game: The True Story of the 26-Year-Old Woman...
- 1960) is an American financial journalist and bestselling non-fiction author. He has also been a contributing editor to Vanity Fair since 2009. Lewis...
- definition of a fantasy author is somewhat diffuse, and a matter of opinionJules Verne considered H. G. Wells to be a fantasy author – and there is considerable...
- authorial intent refers to an author's intent as it is encoded in his or her work. Authorial intentionalism is the view, according to which an author's...
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