Scrive"ner(? ?), n. [From older scrivein, OF. escrivain, F. crivain, LL. scribanus, from L. scribere to write. See Scribe.] 1. A professional writer; one whose occupation is to draw contracts or prepare writings. Shak.
The writer better scrivener than clerk.Fuller.
2. One whose business is to place money at interest; a broker.
3. A writing master.
Scrivener's palsy. See
Writer's cramp, under Writer.
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