What is another word for poet?

280 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ pˈə͡ʊɪt], [ pˈə‍ʊɪt], [ p_ˈəʊ_ɪ_t]

A poet is a creator of literary works that use language in a compelling and artistic way. Synonyms for poet include wordsmith, versifier, rhymer, bards, lyricist, and troubadour. A wordsmith is someone who uses words skillfully and with precision, while a versifier is someone who composes verse or poetry. A rhymer is someone who creates rhyming poetry, while a bard is a poet or story-teller who often uses verse. A lyricist is someone who writes the words of popular songs or musical works, while a troubadour is a poet or musician who performs lyrical and romantic ballads. All of these synonyms for poet capture different aspects of the craft and skill involved in creating compelling poetry.

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Usage examples for Poet

Mamma says she will tell you a poem composed by a great poet, French, who is now, for patriotism to his country, in exile.
"The Eye of Dread"
Payne Erskine
These were all as unconscious of disaster as was the poet, who, "to please him well," was writing to Hallam in the very hour that he died.
"A Key to Lord Tennyson's 'In Memoriam'"
Alfred Gatty
So passed the evening until all have retired to rest, and the poet is alone, when he takes out Hallam's last-written letters- "those fall'n leaves which kept their green, The noble letters of the dead."
"A Key to Lord Tennyson's 'In Memoriam'"
Alfred Gatty

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