What does the word dramatist mean?

Usage examples for dramatist

  1. 15 Fletcher, the dramatist, i. – Sketches and Studies in Italy and Greece, Vol III. by John Symonds
  2. The idea of the library originated with Governor Haldimand, and the first lot of books was purchased in England, under his instructions, by Richard Cumberland, the dramatist. – The Makers of Canada: Index and Dictionary of Canadian History by Various
  3. He answered, as if announcing a misfortune, that he claimed no connection with the dramatist, though he believed some of his family had attempted to do so. – The Hour and the Man An Historical Romance by Harriet Martineau