space writer


noun

a journalist or copywriter paid according to a space rate.Also called space man.Compare stringer(def 6).

Nearby words

  1. space stage,
  2. space station,
  3. space telescope,
  4. space tourism,
  5. space travel,
  6. space-age,
  7. space-bar,
  8. space-filler,
  9. space-saving,
  10. space-time

Origin of space writer

First recorded in 1890–95

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British Dictionary definitions for space writer

space writer

noun

a writer paid by the area of his copy
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