al·​le·​go·​rist ˈa-lə-ˌgȯr-əst How to pronounce allegorist (audio)
: a creator of allegory

Word History

First Known Use

1578, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of allegorist was in 1578

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Cite this Entry

“Allegorist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 4 Oct. 2023.

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