Definition of "scrivener"
  1. An individual who drafts a document for another person, often for a charge, and may not be responsible for any legal errors if they have not provided legal advice
How to use "scrivener" in a sentence
  1. The lawyer acted as a scrivener in drafting the lease agreement as per my instructions.
  2. By simply writing the terms as instructed, the attorney was merely a scrivener.
  3. A scrivener does not need a legal license to write a document at the request of a client.

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