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poet British & World English

A person who writes poems

war poet British & World English

A poet writing at the time of and on the subject of war, especially one on military service during the First World War

Poet Laureate British & World English

An eminent poet appointed as a member of the British royal household

praise singer British & World English

Another term for imbongi.

metaphysical poets British & World English

A group of 17th-century poets whose work is characterized by the use of complex and elaborate images or conceits, typically using an intellectual form of argumentation to express emotional states. Members of the group include John Donne, George Herbert, Henry Vaughan, and Andrew Marvell