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quill driver

noun, Facetious.
1.
a person who does a great deal of writing.
Origin of quill driver
1750-1760
First recorded in 1750-60
Related forms
quill driving, noun
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  • He must, in a word, be as methodical in his accounts as any quill driver ashore.

    The Lady of Lynn

    Walter Besant

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