a writer whose work has little or no value or importance.
a person who scribbles.
How to use scribbler in a sentence
Our soon-to-be tryptophan-tripping scribblers also write about a working group that’s considering ways to reform the Housing Commission and some of the problems with the Mid-Coast Trolley.Morning Report: North, South County Cities Consider Homeless Shelter Options | Voice of San Diego | November 22, 2021 | Voice of San Diego
Jarvis readily agrees, but he notes that a scribbler needs to get paid.
In addition to his constant mutterings before alluded to, he was a habitual scribbler.The Old Pike | Thomas B. Searight
Another conversation with you at some time, would be very much enjoyed by your unworthy scribbler.The Old Pike | Thomas B. Searight
He was a miner who was soon to be a magnate; he had no desire to be known as a camp scribbler.Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete | Albert Bigelow Paine
In a couple of days we arrived at Tadousac the second time, to the no small astonishment of my brother scribbler residing there.Hudson Bay | R.M. Ballantyne
For years he had struggled to support his mother, first as an attorney's drudge, then as a scribbler.The Incendiary | W. A. (William Augustine) Leahy
British Dictionary definitions for scribbler
derogatory, or facetious a writer of poetry, novels, journalism, etc
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