wordsmith

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noun word·smith \ˈwərd-ˌsmith\

Definition of wordsmith

  1. :  a person who works with words; especially :  a skillful writer

wordsmithery

play \ˈwərd-ˌsmi-thə-rē\ noun

First Known Use of wordsmith

1873

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