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Relating to writing and editing - synonyms or related words

authorial

adjective

formal

relating to the author of a book, play etc

authorship

noun

the fact of being the person who has written a particular book, document etc

censorship

noun

the process of removing parts of books, films, letters etc that are considered unsuitable for moral, religious, or political reasons

creative writing

noun

the activity of writing poetry and fiction, especially as an educational subject

cut

noun

an act of making something such as a piece of writing, a speech, a film, or a broadcast shorter

cut

noun

an act of removing parts from something such as a piece of writing, a speech, a film, or a broadcast, especially because they are not suitable

edit

noun

the process of editing something such as a book, document, or film

editorial

adjective

relating to the process of editing of books, magazines, newspapers etc

pagination

noun

the numbers on the pages of a book or other document, or the process of putting numbers on pages

pen name

noun

a name a writer uses instead of their real name on stories, articles etc that they write

proof

noun

a copy of a book or article that someone reads and corrects before the final copy is made

transcription

noun

the process of writing something down, especially a conversation or speech

writing

noun

the job or activity of creating books, poems, newspaper articles etc

editorially

adverb

emendation

noun

expurgation

noun

interpolation

noun

the written word

writing in general

bit rot

when electronic information is lost because the software or devices needed to read it are no longer available

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jive

to dance a jive

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troll factory

a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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