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ˈpleɪˌraɪtplay·wright

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. dramatist, playwright(noun)

    someone who writes plays

Wiktionary

  1. playwright(Noun)

    A writer and creator of theatrical plays.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Playwright(noun)

    a maker or adapter of plays

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  1. Playwright

    A playwright, also called a dramatist, is a person who writes plays.

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How to say playwright in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of playwright in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of playwright in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of playwright in a Sentence

  1. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    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.

  2. Arthur Miller:

    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.

  3. Vivien Leigh:

    One is just an interpreter of what the playwright thinks, and therefore the greater the playwright, the more satisfying it is to act in the plays.

  4. James Thurber:

    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.

  5. Wilson Mizner:

    A drama critic is a person who surprises the playwright by informing him what he meant.

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