Synonyms

1. poet-singer

noun. a singer of folk songs.

Synonyms

  • troubadour
  • jongleur
  • minstrel
  • vocalizer
  • vocalist
  • vocaliser
  • singer

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Words that Rhyme with Poet Laureate

  • baccalaureate

Example sentences of the word poet-laureate


1. Noun Phrase
The Italian poet laureate had a deep understanding of Greek philosophy and believed in the concept of solitary life.

2. laureate

noun. ['ˈlɔriːət'] someone honored for great achievements; figuratively someone crowned with a laurel wreath.

Synonyms

  • Nobel Laureate
  • Nobelist
  • poet laureate

Antonyms

  • unjust
  • immoral
  • unworthy
  • dishonest

Etymology

  • laureatus (Latin)
  • -atus (Latin)

3. laureate

adjective. ['ˈlɔriːət'] worthy of the greatest honor or distinction.

Synonyms

  • honorable

Antonyms

  • ignoble
  • disreputable

Etymology

  • laureatus (Latin)
  • -atus (Latin)

4. poet

noun. ['ˈpoʊət'] a writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry).

Synonyms

  • writer
  • bard
  • elegist
  • poetess
  • sonneteer
  • author
  • odist

Etymology

  • poete (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
  • poeta (Latin)
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