Definition of scribbler in English:



  • A person who writes for a living or as a hobby.

    ‘scribblers are forever borrowing other people's quotations’
    • ‘As a professional scribbler, I had penned a piece about the social, economic and environmental benefits of fair trade agriculture.’
    • ‘I'm beginning to think such iconic lines are in marble precisely so they won't be bent or made to yield to a scribbler's whim.’
    • ‘I never even thought about differences in culture when it comes to such things (that's bad for a would-be scribbler isn't it?).’
    writer, feature writer, contributor, journalist, correspondent, newspaperman, newspaperwoman, newsman, newswoman
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