Definition of dramaturge noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



(also dramaturg) noun
BrE BrE//ˈdræmətɜːdʒ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈdræmətɜːrdʒ//
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a person who writes or edits plays for a theatre Word Originmid 19th cent.: via French and German from Greek dramatourgos, from drama, dramat- ‘drama’ + -ergos ‘worker’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: dramaturge