- a person who writes scripts, as for movies, radio, or television.
Origin of scriptwriter
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Examples from the Web for scriptwriting
I wrote a pilot for Showtime in 2004, so I had Final Draft [the scriptwriting software].New York's Cult Literary Hero, Jonathan Ames, Hits It Big
February 28, 2009
- a person who prepares scripts, esp for a film
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