autobiographer autobiographer  /ˌɔ tə baɪ ˈɑ ɡrə fər/

Definition(s):

  • (n) someone who writes their own biography

Usage(s):

  1. As an autobiographer, he is somewhat more realistic.
  2. With equal smartness Noel Coward has played the roles of actor, composer, librettist, playwright, autobiographer.
  3. The smiling Scotch minstrel, turned autobiographer, tells of coal-mining, at eleven, to knighthood, at 49.

Quotes

  • "I consider writers a hierarchy of liars," Rechy said on a recent afternoon, "and the autobiographer is the biggest liar of all."
    on Feb 15, 2008 By: John Rechy Source: Los Angeles Times

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