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But God, I wish my first copy editor had caught my E-w (Error on the writer)!

“Alice is a very good editor and a very good copy editor,” he said.

She previously worked as a copy editor and writer for Martha Stewart's Everyday Food.

I was a copy editor, which is work women were allowed to do.

He tangled with his copy editor over this, but he stood firm, because, he says, he wanted to keep that mysterious.

One paper will have a universal copy desk with a single copy editor handling all departments.

Questions of correctness and conformity to style belong not to him but to the copy editor and proofreader.

"A laugh or tear in every line" is the motto above the desk of the copy editor.


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On this page you'll find 26 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to copy editor, such as: anchor, anchor man/woman, anchor person, announcer, columnist, and correspondent.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.