ghostwriter

or ghost writ·er

[ gohst-rahy-ter ]
/ ˈgoʊstˌraɪ tər /

noun

a person who writes one or numerous speeches, books, articles, etc., for another person who is named as or presumed to be the author.

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Origin of ghostwriter

An Americanism dating back to 1895–1900

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