1. A person engaged in writing books, articles, stories, etc., esp. as an occupation or profession. an author or journalist.
1. an obstacle, absturction, or hinderance
2. the state or condition of being obstructed; blockage
writer's block [rahy-ters blok]
1. a usually temporary condition in which a writer finds it impossible to proceed with the writing of a novel, play, or other work.