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Meaning of NOVELIST

Pronunciation:  'nâvulist

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  someone who writes novels
 

NOVELIST is a 8 letter word that starts with N.

 

 See Also: Agee, Alcott, author, Balzac, Emile Zola, Falkner, Faulkner, Genet, George Meredith, Giraudoux, Goethe, Hippolyte Jean Giraudoux, Honore Balzac, Honore de Balzac, Hugo, James Agee, Jean Genet, Jean Giraudoux, Johann Wolfgang von Goethe, Louisa May Alcott, Luigi Pirandello, Marcel Proust, Meredith, Pirandello, Proust, Victor Hugo, Victor-Marie Hugo, William Cuthbert Faulkner, William Falkner, William Faulkner, writer, Zola

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Nov"el*ist\, n.
1. An innovator; an asserter of novelty. [Obs.] --Cudworth.

2. [Cf. F. nouvelliste, It. novellista.] A writer of news.
   [Obs.] --Tatler (178).

3. [Cf. F. nouvelliste.] A writer of a novel or novels.

 
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 Related Terms: advertising writer, anecdotist, annalist, art critic, author, authoress, belletrist, bibliographer, coauthor, collaborator, columnist, compiler, composer, copywriter, creative writer, critic, dance critic, diarist, drama critic, dramatist, encyclopedist, essayist, fableist, fabler, fabulist, fictionist, free lance, free-lance writer, ghost, ghostwriter, humorist, inditer, literary artist, literary craftsman, literary critic, literary man, litterateur, logographer, magazine writer, man of letters, monographer, music critic, mythmaker, mythopoet, narrator, newspaperman, novelettist, pamphleteer, penwoman, poet, prose writer, raconteur, reciter, recounter, relator, reviewer, romancer, romancist, sagaman, scenario writer, scenarist, scribe, scriptwriter, short-story writer, spinner of yarns, storier, storyteller, taleteller, technical writer, teller of tales, word painter, wordsmith, writer, yarn spinner
 

 

 

 

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