Definitions For Author


  • Someone who originates or causes or initiates something
  • Writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)
  • A person who has written something ; especially : a person who has written a book or who writes many books
  • A person who starts or creates something (such as a plan or idea)


  • Be the author of
  • To be the author of (something, such as a book)

Is Author a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Author is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 9 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Author in a Sentence

  • The author of the article didn't check his facts.
  • I enjoyed the book, but I can't remember the name of the author.
  • She is the author of a plan for reforming the school system.
  • authored a new biography of Thomas Jefferson

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Antonyms for Author

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