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Meaning of ESSAYIST

Pronunciation:  'eseyist

WordNet Dictionary
[n]  a writer of literary works

ESSAYIST is a 8 letter word that starts with E.


 Synonyms: litterateur
 See Also: author, Charles Lamb, Elia, Lamb, writer



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Es"say*ist\ (?; 277), n.
A writer of an essay, or of essays. --B. Jonson.

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