poetess


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po·et·ess

 (pō′ĭ-tĭs)
n.
Derogatory A woman who is a writer of poems. See Usage Note at -ess.

poetess

(ˈpəʊɪtɛs)
n
(Poetry) poetry archaic literary a female writer of poems

po•et•ess

(ˈpoʊ ɪ tɪs)

n.
a woman who writes poetry.
[1520–30]
usage: See -ess.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.poetess - a woman poetpoetess - a woman poet        
poet - a writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry)

poetess

noun
One who writes poetry:
Translations
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poetess

(o.f.) [ˈpəʊɪtes] Npoetisa f

poetess

nDichterin f, → Poetin f (old)

poetess

[ˈpəʊɪtɛs] npoetessa
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On earth I was the Poetess of Reform, and sang to inattentive ears.
You talk as if I was a kind of poetess sort of person.
In a few minutes the poetess looked up, flushed and triumphant.
I am inclined to think it is interpolated (probably by the poetess herself) from the first of lines xi.
It was he who had given Lady Jane that copy of poor Briggs's early poems, which he remembered to have seen at Queen's Crawley, with a dedication from the poetess to his father's late wife; and he brought the volume with him to Brighton, reading it in the Southampton coach and marking it with his own pencil, before he presented it to the gentle Lady Jane.
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College principal Shahida Asghar, Prof Asima Shahid, Farwa Naqwi, Dr Fariha Safi, Sadia Alvi, poetess Shabana Zaidi, Saima Rasheed, Prof Mumtaz and women representing different walks of life attended the seminar .
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