vers-li·​brist ver-ˈlē-brist How to pronounce vers-librist (audio)
: a writer of free verse

Word History


French vers-libriste

First Known Use

1916, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of vers-librist was in 1916

Dictionary Entries Near vers-librist

Cite this Entry

“Vers-librist.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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