noun, plural lit·té·ra·teurs [lit-er-uh-turz; French lee-tey-ra-tœr] /ˌlɪt ər əˈtɜrz; French li teɪ raˈtœr/.
Words nearby littérateur
Origin of littérateur
Examples from the Web for litterateur
A composer, pianist, and litterateur, who is still living in Poland.Frederic Chopin, v. 1 (of 2)|Moritz Karasowski
The litterateur in Wagners estimation had no fixed purpose, no ideal.Wagner as I Knew Him|Ferdinand Christian Wilhelm Praeger
He was a well-known French litterateur, and director of the library of the Arsenal.
The following observation by an eminent eye specialist and litterateur illustrates the opening paragraph of this chapter.The New Glutton or Epicure|Horace Fletcher
And it would be thus the architect, not the litterateur, that would be permanently remembered.Leading Articles on Various Subjects|Hugh Miller