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(kō-rīt′) or co-write
tr.v. co·wrote (-rōt′), co·writ·ten (-rĭt′n), co·writ·ing, co·writes or co-wrote or co-writ·ten or co-writ·ting or co-writes
To write jointly or in collaboration with another author.

co′writ·er n.


vb (tr) , -writes, -writing, -wrote or -written
(Journalism & Publishing) to write (something) in collaboration with another writer
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John, who also won an Oscar in 2014 for cowriting the movie 'Selma's' theme 'Glory,' will take the stage with a full band and is expected to perform such new songs as 'Love Me Now' and 'Penthouse Floor,' as well as previous hits and staples including 'Save Room,' 'Ordinary People' and 'All of Me.
Lauren Gunderson: 16 (including 1 cowriting credit)
He writes from his perspective (not that of music rights licensers, record companies, or publishing houses that own copyrights) and discusses royalties; types of publishing deals; mechanical licenses; performance income; synchronizations; other uses of music, such as advertising, ringtones, and karaoke; streaming; subpublishing; cowriting and copublishing; and controlled composition clauses.
Now, Aja and Levasseur squander their talents on this derivative game of cat and mouse around a deserted car park, cowriting the flawed screenplay with first-time director Franck Khalfoun.
Almost immediately the three were cowriting and then onstage together, Nettles at the main mike with Bush and Hall backing her on guitar, mandolin, and harmonies.
Imagine Morris West and Marlo Puzo cowriting The Shoes of the Godfather, and you've got the general thrust of this entertaining fictional account of the Machiavellian machinations behind the election of a pro-feminist pontiff who must face the wrath of right-wing reactionaries.
John Waters makes a cameo appearance, which should tell you something about the sensibility of out writer-director Don Mancini, who paid his dues by writing or cowriting every installment in the Chucky saga.
With Merkl and Anderson cowriting most of the melodies, Iffy's debut album, Biota Bondo (on Warner-distributed Foodchain), began winning raves last year from the likes of the Los Angeles Times and its hometown Minneapolis Star Tribune, which hailed the recording as 2001's Local Album of the Year.
We like silly movies, especially when Stiller's in them, as the box office receipts for his hits Meet the Parents and There's Something About Mary will attest But with Zoolander, which originated as a pair of short films for VH1's Fashion Awards, the Manhattan-born son of veteran comedy performers Jerry Stiller and Anne Meara is not just acting he's cowriting and directing as well.
Resume: Four times Oscar-nominated, this year for Patch Adams; scored countless hits, including In & Out, A Few Good Men, and Sister Act; two Grammy nominations; an Emmy for cowriting Billy Crystal's Oscar medleys; contributed to longtime collaborator Bette Midler's Emmy-winning appearance on the final Tonight Show with Johnny Carson Next: The Out-of-Towners, the South Park movie, and Rob Reiner's The Story of Us Out in action: Most proud to have directed music for AIDS Project Los Angeles's Commitment to Life VII, featuring Tom Cruise, Tom Hanks, Whitney Houston, Angela Lansbury, Liza Minnelli, Barbra Streisand, and Bruce Springsteen, which raised $5 million
Vachon is also awaiting two more scripts from her stable of talent: Dan Minahan (who cowrote Warhol) is finishing a script about fashion designer Halston, and Harron and Guinevere Turner are cowriting a biopic on pinup legend Bettie Page.