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dramatist

[dram-uh-tist, drah-muh-] /ˈdræm ə tɪst, ˈdrɑ mə-/
noun
1.
a writer of dramas or dramatic poetry; playwright.
Origin
1670-1680
1670-80; < Greek drāmat- (see dramatic) + -ist
Related forms
superdramatist, noun
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dramatist

/ˈdræmətɪst/
noun
1.
a writer of plays; playwright
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Word Origin and History for superdramatist

dramatist

n.

1670s, see drama (Greek stem dramat-) + -ist.

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