scenarist[sĭ-nârˈĭst, -närˈ-, -nărˈ-]
Variant of scenario
- an outline or synopsis of a play, opera, or the like, indicating scenes, characters, etc.
- ☆ the script of a film
- an outline for any proposed or planned series of events, real or imagined
Origin: It from Classical Latin scaenarium from scaena, stage, scene
- ☆ scenarist noun
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