verb (used with object), by·lined, by·lin·ing.
Origin of byline
Examples from the Web for by-line
For a second, he stopped as he came to a paper bearing his by-line.Pursuit|Lester del Rey
My stuff was run verbatim under a by-line and afterward picked up by the wire services.The Scapegoat|Richard Maples
The footnotes indicating the narrator have been moved to a by-line directly under the title of the story.Filipino Popular Tales|Dean S. Fansler
Many times Penny, ever alert for news, had enjoyed the satisfaction of seeing her stories appear with a by-line.Saboteurs on the River|Mildred A. Wirt
The by-line meant that she had turned in an excellent well-written story.Signal in the Dark|Mildred A. Wirt