[ skript-rahy-ter ]
/ ˈskrɪptˌraɪ tər /
a person who writes scripts, as for movies, radio, or television.
Related formsscript·writ·ing, noun
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Examples from the Web for scriptwriter
He is not only a hell of a speech-giver but a hell of a scriptwriter.Send In Bill Clinton to Save the Democratic Midterm Campaign|Robert Shrum|April 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And of course, behind them is the scriptwriter, and the various requirements of television.
British Dictionary definitions for scriptwriter
/ (ˈskrɪptˌraɪtə) /
a person who prepares scripts, esp for a film
Derived Formsscriptwriting, noun
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