romancer

noun
ro·​manc·​er | \ rō-ˈman(t)-sər How to pronounce romancer (audio) , rə-; ˈrō-ˌman(t)- \

Definition of romancer

1 : a writer of romance
2 : one that romances

Examples of romancer in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Latif has got to be charming, smart and believable as an enthusiastic romancer who happens to be a deadly zealot. Michael Ordoña, Los Angeles Times, 13 May 2021 The romancers ask to switch to text, phone or messaging apps that offer more intimacy and less security monitoring. Paula Span, New York Times, 27 Mar. 2020 Resist a romancer’s push to quickly move the relationship off the dating site and over to email. cleveland, 29 Sep. 2019 Compare the romancer’s backstory with information on their social media accounts. cleveland, 29 Sep. 2019 The fantasy romancer The Shape of Water earned in all four Oscars for del Toro, including best director and best production design. Etan Vlessing, The Hollywood Reporter, 27 Apr. 2018 This year a teenage Chicano romancer from Hawthorne named Omar Banos, just out of high school, went viral and prompted a major bicoastal bidding war. Christopher Hawthorne, latimes.com, 15 Dec. 2017

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First Known Use of romancer

14th century, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Romancer.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/romancer. Accessed 22 Jun. 2021.

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