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Lake Poets

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(Literary & Literary Critical Movements) the English poets Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Southey, who lived in and drew inspiration from the Lake District at the beginning of the 19th century
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Lake′ Po`ets


n.pl.
the poets Wordsworth, Coleridge, and Southey, identified with the Lake District.
[1810–20]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.lake poets - English poets at the beginning of the 19th century who lived in the Lake District and were inspired by it
school - a body of creative artists or writers or thinkers linked by a similar style or by similar teachers; "the Venetian school of painting"
art movement, artistic movement - a group of artists who agree on general principles
Coleridge, Samuel Taylor Coleridge - English romantic poet (1772-1834)
Robert Southey, Southey - English poet and friend of Wordsworth and Coleridge (1774-1843)
William Wordsworth, Wordsworth - a romantic English poet whose work was inspired by the Lake District where he spent most of his life (1770-1850)
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Robert Southey (1774-1843), a voluminous writer of verse and prose who from his friendship with Wordsworth and Coleridge has been associated with them as third in what has been inaptly called 'The Lake School' of poets, was thought in his own day to be their equal; but time has relegated him to comparative obscurity.
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