allegorist

noun
al·​le·​go·​rist | \ ˈa-lə-ˌgȯr-əst How to pronounce allegorist (audio) \

Definition of allegorist

: a creator of allegory

First Known Use of allegorist

1578, in the meaning defined above

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“Allegorist.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/allegorist. Accessed 10 Apr. 2021.

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