essayist

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noun es·say·ist \ ˈe-ˌsā-ist \

Definition of essayist

:a writer of essays

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ESSAYIST Defined for English Language Learners

essayist

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Definition of essayist for English Language Learners

  • : a writer of essays


ESSAYIST Defined for Kids

essayist

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noun es·say·ist \ ˈe-ˌsā-ist \

Definition of essayist for Students

:a writer of essays

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