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speechwriter

[ speech-rahy-ter ]
/ ˈspitʃˌraɪ tər /
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noun

a person who writes speeches for others, usually for pay.

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Nearby words

speechlessly, speechmaker, speechread, speechreading, speechway, speechwriter, speed, speed brake, speed bump, speed camera, speed chess

Origin of speechwriter

First recorded in 1825–35; speech + writer
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

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