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poetess

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Pronunciation: /ˈpəʊɪtɪs
 
, ˌpəʊɪˈtɛs
 
/

Definition of poetess in English:

noun

A female poet.
Example sentences
  • In that way, what we are accustomed to perceiving as the imaginary, challenges the so-called real and affirms Shelley's view that poets and for my purposes, poetesses, are the unacknowledged legislators of the world.
  • Andrews demonstrates that writing woman is no longer the burden of that outdated creature: the poetess.
  • She's not really all that mean, just a brooding poetess.

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