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creator

[ kree-ey-ter ]
/ kriˈeɪ tər /
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noun
a person or thing that creates.
Also called content creator . a person who publishes original content online: The site makes it possible for all kinds of creators to make a viable income doing what they truly love and sharing it with their fans.
the Creator, God.
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Origin of creator

First recorded in 1300–50; Middle English creato(u)r, creatur(e), from Anglo-French creator, creature, Old French creatur, criator, from Latin creātor, equivalent to creā(re) create + -tor -tor

OTHER WORDS FROM creator

cre·a·tor·ship, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for creator (1 of 2)

creator
/ (kriːˈeɪtə) /

noun
a person or thing that creates; originator

Derived forms of creator

creatorship, nouncreatress or creatrix, fem n

British Dictionary definitions for creator (2 of 2)

Creator
/ (kriːˈeɪtə) /

noun
the Creator an epithet of God
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