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
What’s more, the authors warned the Covid-19 pandemic is poised to worsen the spread of measles.2019 was a terrible year for measles. 2021 could be much worse.|Julia Belluz|November 12, 2020|Vox
The authors reasoned that at the time of the flight — March 2 — neither the UK nor Vietnam had more than a handful of Covid-19 cases, so it’s very likely the transmissions occurred in the air.How risky is air travel in the pandemic? Here’s what the science says.|Brian Resnick|November 12, 2020|Vox
Andy likes novels, while Lucia seeks out books by female authors, particularly historical novels, in Spanish.Date Lab update: Their boots matched, at least! Here’s what happened next.|Damona Hoffman|November 12, 2020|Washington Post
The upstart is still in its early stages, but founder David Blake says that readers could talk directly to authors down the road.As edtech crowds up, Campuswire bets big on real-time learning|Natasha Mascarenhas|November 11, 2020|TechCrunch
With the addition of this new specimen, preserved “in mint condition,” she and the authors could date back its tongue meant for waiting and catching its prey back nearly 100 million years before this sneaky snacking method was previously recorded.This weird Cretaceous amphibian has the oldest-recorded ballistic tongue|Sara Kiley Watson|November 11, 2020|Popular Science
Is this a conscious authorial technique on your part, or do you just let it flow and see what appears?
I think when you move from novel to TV script, you lose your authorial voice.
Whatever it takes to get out of your own head and avoid authorial narcissism.
To her great credit, Sally was as adamant about my authorial freedom as Ben was, until last week.Jeff Himmelman: The Storm Over My Ben Bradlee Book, ‘Yours in Truth’|Jeff Himmelman|May 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
On the other hand, I sensed a bit too much authorial affection for Elliott.
For even at that early time in his authorial life, Pierre, however vain of his fame, was not at all proud of his paper.Pierre; or The Ambiguities|Herman Melville
I will now proceed with the self-imposed duty of recording my authorial performances.
There were also some other small matters wherein authorial energy busied itself.
Other forms of authorial homage are to be met with in the way of complimentary photographs, and oil or water-colour portraits.
However, that in my authorial fashion I have tried, let the following paper prove; written and published nearly thirty years ago.