(dram′ə tʉrj′, drä′mə-)
- a playwright, esp. one associated with a particular theater
- a literary advisor for a theater, who works with playwrights, selects and edits scripts, etc.
See dramaturge in American Heritage Dictionary 4
A writer or adapter of plays; a playwright.
Origin: , from Greek drāmatourgos
Origin: : drāma, drāmat-, drama; see drama
Origin: + ergon, work; see werg- in Indo-European roots