Definition of wordsmith in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˈwərdˌsmiTH/


A skilled user of words.
Example sentences
  • These wordsmiths include poets, novelists, literary critics, newspaper and magazine journalists, and many professors.
  • A speech writer is a wordsmith extraordinaire and will work each word and phrase to maximum advantage.
  • This happens to be precisely what exalts a wordsmith like James Joyce.

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Syllabification: word·smith

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