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copywriter

[kop-ee-rahy-ter] /ˈkɒp iˌraɪ tər/
noun
1.
a writer of copy, especially for advertisements or publicity releases.
Origin
1910-1915
1910-15; copy + writer
Related forms
copywriting, noun
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  • copywriting is the use of words to promote a person, business, opinion, or idea.
  • copywriting is getting across the perfect message, with the perfect words.
British Dictionary definitions for copywriting

copywriter

/ˈkɒpɪˌraɪtə/
noun
1.
a person employed to write advertising copy
Derived Forms
copywriting, noun
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Word Origin and History for copywriting

copywriter

"writer of copy for advertisements," 1911, from copy + writer. Related: Copywriting.

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