belletrist

noun bel·le·trist \ bel-ˈle-trist \
variants: or less commonly belle-lettrist
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of belletrist

:a writer of belles lettres

belletristic

or less commonly belle-lettristic play \ˌbe-lə-ˈtri-stik\ adjective

Origin and Etymology of belletrist

belles lettres


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