poetess

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noun po·et·ess \ˈpō-ə-təs, ˈpō-i- also ˈpȯ(-)i-\

Definition of poetess

  1. :  a girl or woman who is a poet

1530

First Known Use of poetess

1530


POETESS Defined for English Language Learners

poetess

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noun po·et·ess \ˈpō-ə-təs, ˈpō-i- also ˈpȯ(-)i-\

Definition of poetess for English Language Learners

  • : a girl or woman who writes poems


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