What does the word novelist mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A writer of novels.

Usage examples for novelist

  1. The novelist hastened to reply:- " You see he had promised to do another book for me, and came out to talk it over. – One Woman's Life by Robert Herrick
  2. It is the necessary equipment of the voluminous novelist. – Essays Æsthetical by George Calvert
  3. But the great poet and novelist of Box Hill came later. – Highways and Byways in Surrey by Eric Parker