scenarist

[ si-nair-ist, -nahr- ]
/ sɪˈnɛər ɪst, -ˈnɑr- /

noun

a writer of motion-picture or television scenarios.

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Origin of scenarist

First recorded in 1915–20; scenar(io) + -ist
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