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(Originator), noun architect, auctor, begetter, causer, composer, contriver, creator, deviser, discoverer, effecter, fabricator, founder, generator, inaugurator, initiator, innovater, institutor, introducer, inventor, maker, manufacturer, occasioner, organizer, parent, prime mover, producer, sire
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Foreign phrases: Culpa tenet suos auctores.Fault binds its own authors.

author

(Writer), noun compiler, composer of a literrry work, drafter, essayist, literary person, man of letters, person who writes, scriptor, verse maker
Associated concepts: copyright, plagiarism
See also: architect, compose, derivation, elicit, engender, generate, invent, make, maker, originate, undersigned
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14) Dobell even wrote a sonnet addressed "To the Authoress of 'Aurora Leigh'" that casts her as an amanuensis for Shakespeare: "with her dear sex / In his voice, (a king's words writ out by the queen).
Summary: A few days ago, The Kurdish Globe conducted an interview with famous authoress and feminist, Mahabad Qaradaghi who had a lot to say about the effects of her poetry and slowly spreading feminist views has on society.
I see from the list of participants," smiled an attractive authoress who has penned a series of books on Italy's fine food, "that you're a crime writer from England.
Now, presenter Fern Britton, actresses Keira Chaplin and Felicity Kendal, actor Brian Cox and authoress Barbara Taylor Bradford go back to the sites where their ancestors lived.
For example, Swansea authoress Anita Arcari published her bestseller The Hokey Pokey Man in 2011, and Merthyr-born author Alan Parker published two children's books, Roberto's War (2009) and Friends at War (2012).
I think most of my friends who met her during those years were quite astonished that such a mild, gentle grandmother could really be the authoress of all those stories of intrigue, murder and jealousy.
It is the class I know best and it's the class where you find the most pretension" - Harry Potter authoress J K Rowling on her first novel for adults.
The title page of the Dublin edition of The Triumph of Prudence over Passion informs the reader that it is 'by the Authoress of Emeline'.
The authoress changed it to read Scotland and at the April meeting an attempt was made to get it through in its revised form.
The photogenic cook traces Isabella's journey from modest childhood to wife, fashion journalist, editor and authoress of the worldfamous Book of Household Management.
The photogenic cook traces Isabella Beeton's journey from modest childhood to wife, fashion journalist, editor and authoress of the world-famous Book of Household Management.
The September issue contained the following challenge: "Create an alphabet of antonyms, that is, pairs of words that begin with the same letter that are in some way opposites, like aerobic and anaerobic, author and authoress, or ask and answer.