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Poetry Definition

Someone who composes verse; often a pejorative term for poet.


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Standard Definition

[n] a writer who composes rhymes; a maker of poor verses (usually used as terms of contempt for minor or inferior poets)


poetiser - (4 syllables), poetizer - (4 syllables), rhymer - (2 syllables), rhymester - (2 syllables)

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author, writer

Misc. Definitions

\Ver"si*fi`er\, n.
1. One who versifies, or makes verses; as, not every versifier is a poet. --Dryden.
2. One who converts into verse; one who expresses in verse the ideas of another written in prose; as, Dr. Watts was a versifier of the Psalms.