HyperDic: songwriter

English > 1 sense of the word songwriter:
NOUNperson songwriter, songster, ballad makera composer of words / words or music for popular songs
songwriter > pronunciation
Soundssao'ngray.ter
Rhymesabductor ... zoster: 649 rhymes with ter...
English > songwriter: 1 sense > noun 1, person
MeaningA composer of words / words or music for popular songs.
Synonymssongster, ballad maker
InstancesBerlin, Irving Berlin, Israel BalineUnited States songwriter (born in Russia) who wrote more than 1500 songs and several musical comedies (1888-1989)
Carmichael, Hoagy Carmichael, Hoagland Howard CarmichaelUnited States songwriter (1899-1981)
Cohan, George M. Cohan, George Michael CohanUnited States songwriter and playwright famous for his patriotic songs (1878-1942)
Domino, Fats Domino, Antoine DominoUnited States rhythm and blues pianist and singer and composer (born in 1928)
Dylan, Bob DylanUnited States songwriter noted for his protest songs (born in 1941)
Foster, Stephen Foster, Stephen Collins FosterUnited States songwriter whose songs embody the sentiment of the South before the American Civil War (1826-1864)
Guthrie, Woody Guthrie, Woodrow Wilson GuthrieUnited States folk singer and songwriter (1912-1967)
Holly, Buddy Holly, Charles Hardin HolleyUnited States rock star (1936-1959)
Lennon, John LennonEnglish rock star and guitarist and songwriter who with Paul McCartney wrote most of the music for the Beatles (1940-1980)
McCartney, Paul McCartney, Sir James Paul McCartneyEnglish rock star and bass guitarist and songwriter who with John Lennon wrote most of the music for the Beatles (born in 1942)
Simon, Paul SimonUnited States singer and songwriter (born in 1942)
Williams, Hank Williams, Hiram Williams, Hiram King WilliamsUnited States country singer and songwriter (1923-1953)
Broadercomposersomeone who composes music as a profession
Spanishbaladista, cancionista, compositor
Catalanautor, compositora de cançons, compositor de cançons, compositor, lletrista

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