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byline

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Definition a line giving the name of the writer of an article — typically at the top of the article
  • They moved her byline from the bottom of the article to the top.
byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • He uses Jonathan in his byline, but everyone calls him Jon.
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • I hear he's considered so good the paper is doubling his salary and giving him his own byline.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • As a crime reporter with a frequently seen byline, he had from time to time received story tips from newspaper readers who, to put it charitably, were not well glued together.
    Dean Koontz  --  Sole Survivor
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • The main story appeared under the joint byline of Mikael Blomkvist and Erika Berger.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • Can I expect a blistering commentary in the Catholic Advocate with your byline on it?
    Jodi Picoult  --  Change of Heart
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • I immediately called the reporter at the paper whose byline appeared on the diary stories.
    James Patterson  --  Kiss the Girls
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • His by-line had appeared in Antiques magazine, and the magazine's editor, Wendell Garrett, spoke of him as a genius:
    John Berendt  --  Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
  • by-line = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • The byline read Cindy Thomas.
    James Patterson  --  1st to Die
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • Only a handful of students wanted to work for the Wave, and I ended up writing so many of the articles that I abolished bylines; it looked a little ridiculous having my name appear four times on the front page.
    Jeannette Walls  --  The Glass Castle
  • bylines = a printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • Then I sorted out the carbons, stamped on a byline, put the stuff in a couple of big manila envelopes and rang for a boy to take them to the Gare St. Lazare.
    Ernest Hemingway  --  The Sun Also Rises
  • byline = a line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • Henry recognised the man from his byline pic.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • "Byline, yes," Henry said.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • Her byline appeared on each of the widely read front-page features.
    James Patterson  --  Kiss the Girls
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • For the foreseeable future, editors would hesitate to publish a story under his byline.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • He was flushed with excitement, dropping a stack of papers on one end of the table, then handing each of them a copy of the Daily Post, with his story and byline on the front page.
    Judy Blume  --  In the Unlikely Event
  • byline = printed line giving the name of the writer of an article
  • My first national byline: "By Rebecca Bloomwood."
    Sophie Kinsella  --  Confessoins of a Shopaholic
  • The public reads about all sorts of international crises and you're lucky if they ever notice your by-line.
    Ayn Rand  --  The Fountainhead
  • The picture was from her old byline at Millennium and could be downloaded off the Net.
    Stieg Larsson  --  The Girl Who Kicked the Hornet's Nest
  • The first thing I'll want written into the contract is that each of our pictures carries our own bylines.
    Nora Roberts  --  Summer Pleasures

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