rhyme·​ster ˈrīm(p)-stər How to pronounce rhymester (audio)
variants or less commonly rimester
: an inferior poet

Examples of rhymester in a Sentence

reading doggerel by some rhymester
Recent Examples on the Web By contrast, the French word for scarcity, rareté, has so many acoustic kin that an English rhymester could weep, with engagé, écarté, and retardé leading the pack. Adam Gopnik, The New Yorker, 23 May 2022

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Word History

First Known Use

1589, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of rhymester was in 1589

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“Rhymester.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/rhymester. Accessed 30 Nov. 2023.

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