[ skript-rahy-ter ]
/ ˈskrɪptˌraɪ tər /
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a person who writes scripts, as for movies, radio, or television.
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OTHER WORDS FROM scriptwriterscriptwriting, noun
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How to use scriptwriter in a sentence
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|Deborah Schoeneman|February 28, 2009|DAILY BEAST
British Dictionary definitions for scriptwriter
/ (ˈskrɪptˌraɪtə) /
a person who prepares scripts, esp for a film
Derived forms of scriptwriterscriptwriting, noun
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