verb (used with object)
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Origin of author
OTHER WORDS FROM authorau·tho·ri·al [aw-thawr-ee-uhl, aw-thohr-], /ɔˈθɔr i əl, ɔˈθoʊr-/, adjectiveau·thor·less, adjectivemul·ti·au·thored, adjectivepro·au·thor, adjective
Example sentences from the Web for author
She now serves as an Associate Professor at Colorado State University and has authored several books on autism and animal science.The Most Inspiring Bits of Temple Grandin’s Reddit AMA|Emily Shire|November 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The piece was authored by none other than Samantha Power, who now serves as the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations.
Kennan was the legendary Cold War strategist who authored the doctrine of containment.
Einöther authored the most comprehensive review of research on caffeine to date.
Not because he has authored or championed legislation that has expanded the scope of human freedom and flourishing.After Cochran’s Win: Red-State Socialism Must Be Stopped!|Nick Gillespie|June 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Gramps missed none of the high drama he had authored and he gave his own familiar role everything he had.The Big Trip Up Yonder|Kurt Vonnegut
In addition to writing an autobiography, she authored articles and a swimming instruction book for women.Women's Bathing and Swimming Costume in the United States|Claudia B. Kidwell