Author Definition Of Author By The Free Dictionary

au·thor (ô′thər) n. 1. a. The writer of a book, article, or other text. b. One who practices writing as a profession. 2. One who writes or constructs an electronic document or system, such as a website. 3. An originator or creator, as of a theory or plan. 4. Author God. tr.v. au·thored, au·thor·ing, au·thors 1. Usage Problem To write or be the …

Author Wiktionary

Nov 26, 2018 · The originator or creator of a work, especially of a literary composition. The copyright of any original writing belongs initially and properly to its author. (Can we date this quote?) John Milton Eternal King; thee, Author of all being. 1661, John Fell, The Life of the most learned, reverend and pious Dr. H. Hammond During the whole time of …