According to Irving, the script was “sprinkled with sentences and passages lifted from my work”, all of which were uncredited.
Which '80s era rock guitarist was an uncredited extra on Sid & Nancy, the biopic of Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious?
Apparently, Quentin Tarantino did a bunch of uncredited rewrites on that?
1520s, from Middle French crédit (15c.) "belief, trust," from Italian credito, from Latin creditum "a loan, thing entrusted to another," from past participle of credere "to trust, entrust, believe" (see credo). The commercial sense was the original one in English (creditor is mid-15c.). Meaning "honor, acknowledgment of merit," is from c.1600. Academic sense of "point for completing a course of study" is 1904. Movie/broadcasting sense is 1914. Credit rating is from 1958; credit union is 1881, American English.
1540s, from credit (n.). Related: Credited; crediting.