psalmist


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psalm·ist

 (sä′mĭst)
n.
A writer or composer of psalms.

psalmist

(ˈsɑːmɪst)
n
(Bible) the composer of a psalm or psalms, esp (when capital and preceded by the) David, traditionally regarded as the author of The Book of Psalms

psalm•ist

(ˈsɑ mɪst)

n.
1. an author of psalms.
2. the Psalmist, David, the traditional author of the Psalms.
[1475–85; < Late Latin psalmista]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.psalmist - a composer of sacred songs; "David is called The Psalmist because he is believed to be the author of the Book of Psalms"
composer - someone who composes music as a profession
Translations

psalmist

[ˈsɑːmɪst] Nsalmista m

psalmist

nPsalmist m

psalmist

[ˈsɑːmɪst] nsalmista m
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Indulge yourself," he whispered; "ought not the suggestion of the worthy namesake of the Psalmist to have its weight at such a moment?
The hunter is taken in his own snare, as the great Psalmist says.
She is known as a Psalmist because of her beautiful poetry that she so eloquently presents during her live dynamic recitations, as she captures the minds and hearts of her audiences.
Helpful guidelines for discovering and recognizing the relevancy of feelings and emotions of the Psalmist with the commonality of our contemporary ethos
Thus, in verses 3 and 4 the psalmist does not fear natural disasters.
The psalmist sings praise of God's abundant gifts in Psalm 36:8 "They feast on the abundance of your house, and you give them drink from the river of your delights.
The psalmist continues with the reminder that God's glory is also the object of an infant's cries and gurgling (verse 2).
The Psalmist sang: "You [God] have turned for me my mourning into dancing".
The psalmist wrote, "Today if you would hear his voice, do not harden your hearts".
At the outset, the psalmist is preoccupied with self (77:1-9).
The psalmist says: "The eyes of the Lord are on the righteous, and his ears are open to their cry" (Psalm 34:15).
The West wants to be seen as the friend of Africans, but as the Psalmist lamented: "The words of their mouth are smoother than butter, but war is in their hearts .