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Definition 1: someone who writes plays - [noun denoting person]

Synonyms for playwright in the sense of this definition

(playwright is a kind of ...) writes (books or stories or articles or the like) professionally (for pay)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright (1888-1953)

(... is an instance of playwright) English playwright (1929-1994)

(... is an instance of playwright) English dramatist whose plays are characterized by silences and the use of inaction (born in 1930)

(... is an instance of playwright) Italian novelist and playwright (1867-1936)

(... is an instance of playwright) a British playwright who created the fictional character Sweeney Todd (1799-1855)

(... is an instance of playwright) comic dramatist of ancient Rome (253?-184 BC)

(... is an instance of playwright) French advocate of Jansenism; tragedian who based his works on Greek and Roman themes (1639-1699)

(... is an instance of playwright) British playwright (1911-1977)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright (1892-1967)

(... is an instance of playwright) Irish playwright and theater manager in Dublin (1886-1958)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright (1906-1963)

(... is an instance of playwright) Irish playwright (1880-1964)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright and public official (1902-1987)

(... is an instance of playwright) Belgian playwright (1862-1949)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright (born in 1947)

(... is an instance of playwright) English poet and playwright who introduced blank verse as a form of dramatic expression; was stabbed to death in a tavern brawl (1564-1593)

(... is an instance of playwright) English playwright (1575-1634)

(... is an instance of playwright) comic dramatist of ancient Greece (342-292 BC)

(... is an instance of playwright) English playwright and pamphleteer (1570-1627)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright (1915-2005)

(... is an instance of playwright) French author of sophisticated comedies (1622-1673)

(... is an instance of playwright) Hungarian playwright (1878-1952)

(... is an instance of playwright) French dramatist and poet whose play immortalized Cyrano de Bergerac (1868-1918)

(... is an instance of playwright) French writer and existentialist philosopher (1905-1980)

(... is an instance of playwright) dramatist of ancient Rome (born in Greece) whose comedies were based on works by Menander (190?-159 BC)

(... is an instance of playwright) Spanish dramatist who wrote the first dramatic treatment of the legend of Don Juan (1571-1648)

(... is an instance of playwright) British actor and playwright (1921-2004)

(... is an instance of playwright) prolific Spanish playwright (1562-1635)

(... is an instance of playwright) English playwright (1580-1625)

(... is an instance of playwright) Irish writer and wit (1854-1900)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States writer and dramatist (1897-1975)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright (1911-1983)

(... is an instance of playwright) English playwright noted for his humorous and satirical plays (1640-1716)

(... is an instance of playwright) Irish poet and playwright whose plays are based on rural Irish life (1871-1909)

(... is an instance of playwright) Swedish dramatist and novelist (1849-1912)

(... is an instance of playwright) British dramatist (born in Czechoslovakia in 1937)

(... is an instance of playwright) French playwright (1791-1861)

(... is an instance of playwright) Roman statesman and philosopher who was an advisor to Nero; his nine extant tragedies are modeled on Greek tragedies (circa 4 BC - 65 AD)

(... is an instance of playwright) English poet and dramatist considered one of the greatest English writers (1564-1616)

(... is an instance of playwright) British playwright (born in Ireland); founder of the Fabian Society (1856-1950)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States author of surrealistic allegorical plays (born in 1943)

(... is an instance of playwright) Irish playwright remembered for his satirical comedies of manners (1751-1816)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright (1896-1955)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright noted for light comedies (born in 1927)

(... is an instance of playwright) one of the great tragedians of ancient Greece (496-406 BC)

(... is an instance of playwright) Irish poet and dramatist (1865-1939)

(... is an instance of playwright) Greek tragedian; the father of Greek tragic drama (525-456 BC)

(... is an instance of playwright) English playwright remembered for his comedies (1670-1729)

(... is an instance of playwright) French tragic dramatist whose plays treat grand moral themes in elegant verse (1606-1684)

(... is an instance of playwright) English dramatist and actor and composer noted for his witty and sophisticated comedies (1899-1973)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright (1893-1966)

(... is an instance of playwright) a French soldier and dramatist remembered chiefly for fighting many duels (often over the size of his nose); was immortalized in 1897 in a play by Edmond Rostand (1619-1655)

(... is an instance of playwright) English dramatist and pamphleteer (1572-1632)

(... is an instance of playwright) the outstanding poet and dramatist of the Restoration (1631-1700)

(... is an instance of playwright) British poet (born in the United States) who won the Nobel prize for literature; his plays are outstanding examples of modern verse drama (1888-1965)

(... is an instance of playwright) one of the greatest tragic dramatists of ancient Greece (480-406 BC)

(... is an instance of playwright) Russian dramatist whose plays are concerned with the difficulty of communication between people (1860-1904)

(... is an instance of playwright) Spanish writer best remembered for `Don Quixote' which satirizes chivalry and influenced the development of the novel form (1547-1616)

(... is an instance of playwright) Czech writer who introduced the word `robot' into the English language (1890-1938)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States dramatist (1928-)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States dramatist (1888-1959)

(... is an instance of playwright) French dramatist noted for his reinterpretations of Greek myths (1910-1987)

(... is an instance of playwright) an ancient Greek dramatist remembered for his comedies (448-380 BC)

(... is an instance of playwright) Scottish dramatist and novelist; created Peter Pan (1860-1937)

(... is an instance of playwright) English dramatist who collaborated with John Fletcher (1584-1616)

(... is an instance of playwright) a playwright and novelist (born in Ireland) who lived in France; wrote plays for the theater of the absurd (1906-1989)

(... is an instance of playwright) German dramatist and poet who developed a style of epic theater (1898-1956)

(... is an instance of playwright) Spanish poet and dramatist considered one of the great Spanish writers (1600-1681)

(... is an instance of playwright) prolific English dramatist who collaborated with Francis Beaumont and many other dramatists (1579-1625)

(... is an instance of playwright) English dramatist noted for his comic verse dramas (born 1907)

(... is an instance of playwright) French poet and novelist and dramatist; leader of the romantic movement in France (1802-1885)

(... is an instance of playwright) realistic Norwegian author who wrote plays on social and political themes (1828-1906)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright (1913-1973)

(... is an instance of playwright) French dramatist (born in Romania) who was a leading exponent of the theater of the absurd (1912-1994)

(... is an instance of playwright) English dramatist and poet who was the first real poet laureate of England (1572-1637)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright who collaborated with many other writers including Moss Hart (1889-1961)

(... is an instance of playwright) German dramatist whose works concern people torn between reason and emotion (1777-1811)

(... is an instance of playwright) English dramatist (1558-1594)

(... is an instance of playwright) German playwright and leader of the Enlightenment (1729-1781)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright; her plays were often indictments of injustice (1905-1984)

(... is an instance of playwright) German dramatist (1813-1863)

(... is an instance of playwright) Czech dramatist and statesman whose plays opposed totalitarianism and who served as president of Czechoslovakia from 1989 to 1992 and president of the Czech Republic since 1993 (born in 1936)

(... is an instance of playwright) South African playwright whose plays feature the racial tensions in South Africa during apartheid (born in 1932)

(... is an instance of playwright) Spanish poet and dramatist who was shot dead by Franco's soldiers soon after the start of the Spanish Civil War (1898-1936)

(... is an instance of playwright) French writer of novels and dramas for the theater of the absurd (1910-1986)

(... is an instance of playwright) French author and dramatist who is regarded as the father of modern French literature (1869-1951)

(... is an instance of playwright) French novelist and dramatist whose plays were reinterpretations of Greek myths (1882-1944)

(... is an instance of playwright) German poet and novelist and dramatist who lived in Weimar (1749-1832)

(... is an instance of playwright) prolific Italian dramatist (1707-1793)

(... is an instance of playwright) English actor and dramatist and critic and director noted for his productions of Shakespearean plays (1877-1946)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright who collaborated with George S. Kaufman (1904-1961)

(... is an instance of playwright) United States playwright who collaborated with Russel Crouse on several musicals (1889-1931)

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