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Verb: scribe  skrIb
  1. Score a line on with a pointed instrument, as in metalworking
Noun: scribe  skrIb
  1. [informal] A writer for newspapers and magazines
    - journalist, journo [Brit, informal], scribbler [informal], penman [informal]
  2. Someone employed to make written copies of documents and manuscripts
    - copyist, scrivener
  3. A sharp-pointed awl for marking wood or metal to be cut
    - scriber, scratch awl
Noun: Scribe  skreeb
  1. French playwright (1791-1861)
    - Augustin Eugene Scribe

Derived forms: scribed, scribing, scribes

Type of: author, awl, dramatist, employe [US], employee, mark, nock, playwright, score, writer

Encyclopedia: Scribe, Eugène