speechwriter
noun Date: 1834 a person who writes speeches (as for a politician)

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  • speechwriter — [spēch′rīt΄ər] n. a person whose work is writing speeches as for a political candidate or officeholder …   English World dictionary

  • Speechwriter — A speechwriter is a person who is hired to prepare and write speeches that will be delivered by another person. Speechwriters are used by many senior level elected officials and government executives, governors, and the president or prime… …   Wikipedia

  • speechwriter — UK [ˈspiːtʃˌraɪtə(r)] / US [ˈspɪtʃˌraɪtər] noun [countable] Word forms speechwriter : singular speechwriter plural speechwriters someone whose job is to write speeches for other people, usually politicians …   English dictionary

  • speechwriter — [[t]spi͟ːtʃraɪtə(r)[/t]] speechwriters N COUNT A speechwriter is a person who writes speeches for important people such as politicians …   English dictionary

  • speechwriter — /speech ruy teuhr/, n. a person who writes speeches for others, usually for pay. [1825 35; SPEECH + WRITER] * * * …   Universalium

  • speechwriter — noun someone who writes speeches for others, especially as a profession …   Wiktionary

  • speechwriter — speech|writ|er [ˈspi:tʃˌraıtə US ər] n someone whose job is to write speeches for other people …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • speechwriter — speech|writ|er [ spitʃ,raıtər ] noun count someone whose job is to write speeches for other people, usually politicians …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • speechwriter — n. person who writes speeches for other people …   English contemporary dictionary

  • speechwriter — speech•writ•er [[t]ˈspitʃˌraɪ tər[/t]] n. jou a person who writes speeches on assignment, as for a politician • Etymology: 1830–35 …   From formal English to slang

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