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fictionist

or fic·tion·er

[ fik-shuh-nist ]
/ ˈfɪk ʃə nɪst /
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noun

a writer of fiction; a novelist or short-story writer.

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Origin of fictionist

First recorded in 1820–30; fiction + -ist
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