copywriter

[ kop-ee-rahy-ter ]
/ ˈkɒp iˌraɪ tər /

noun

a writer of copy, especially for advertisements or publicity releases.

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Origin of copywriter

First recorded in 1910–15; copy + writer

OTHER WORDS FROM copywriter

cop·y·writ·ing, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for copywriter

copywriter
/ (ˈkɒpɪˌraɪtə) /

noun

a person employed to write advertising copy

Derived forms of copywriter

copywriting, noun
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