- a writer of idylls.
Origin of idyllist
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Examples from the Web for idyllist
But he was no idyllist, though he could be tender as Mme. Cottin herself.The House of the Dead or Prison Life in Siberia
Rustic or town life, legends of the gods, and passages of personal experience supply the idyllist with subjects.Studies of the Greek Poets (Vol II of 2)
John Addington Symonds
From an idyllist and elegist we find him suddenly transformed into an unsparing master of poetical satire.
- a writer of idylls
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