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prosaist

noun pro·sa·ist

Definition of prosaist

  1. 1 \ˈprō-(ˌ)zā-ist, -zā-ˌist\ :  a prose writer

  2. 2 \prō-ˈzā-ist\ :  a prosaic person



Origin of prosaist

Latin prosa prose


First Known Use: 1803


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