Definitions for playwrightˈpleɪˌraɪt
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someone who writes plays
A writer and creator of theatrical plays.
a maker or adapter of plays
A playwright, also called a dramatist, is a person who writes plays.
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
A drama critic is a person who surprises the playwright by informing him what he meant.
If a playwright tried to see eye to eye with everybody, he would get the worst case of strabismus since Hannibal lost an eye trying to count his nineteen elephants during a snowstorm while crossing the Alps.
A playwright is the litmus paper of the arts. He's got to be, because if he isn't working on the same wave length as the audience, no one would know what in hell he was talking about. He is a kind of psychic journalist, even when he's great.
Life is always what you make of it, although it's often full of surprises and unexpected twists. Playwright William Shakespeare wrote that Life is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing. In actuality, your life is a story written by no one else but you; and it's always up to you to make it interesting, worthwhile, and wonderful.
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- Dramatikerin, Bühnenautorin, Dramatiker, BühnenautorGerman
- dramaturga, dramaturgoSpanish
- näytelmäkirjailija, dramaturgiFinnish
- dramaturge, auteur dramatiqueFrench
- commediografo, drammaturgo, drammaturga, commediografaItalian
- drammaturgu, kittieba, drammaturga, kittiebMaltese
- dramatavan, jidramatavan, hidramatavanVolapük
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