Dictionary.com

copywriter

[ kop-ee-rahy-ter ]
/ ˈkɒp iˌraɪ tər /
Save This Word!

noun
a writer of copy, especially for advertisements or publicity releases.
QUIZ
CUDDLE UP! A COZY QUIZ ON FALL WORDS HAS ARRIVED
If autumn is your ideal season, spice up your repertoire of "fall" vocabulary with this quiz on some warm and vivid descriptive words for the season.
Question 1 of 10
Which of the following words means “to make a crackling sound; crackle”?
Meet Grammar CoachWrite or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar helpImprove Your Writing
Meet Grammar CoachImprove Your Writing
Write or paste your essay, email, or story into Grammar Coach and get grammar help

Origin of copywriter

First recorded in 1910–15; copy + writer

OTHER WORDS FROM copywriter

cop·y·writ·ing, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2021

British Dictionary definitions for copywriter

copywriter
/ (ˈkɒpɪˌraɪtə) /

noun
a person employed to write advertising copy

Derived forms of copywriter

copywriting, noun
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
FEEDBACK