- a person who is skilled in coining well-turned phrases; phraseologist.
- a person who makes catchy but often meaningless or empty statements.
Origin of phrasemaker
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Examples from the Web for phrase-maker
Wilson the phrase-maker was betrayed by a phrase, and it was to pursue him like a Fury.Woodrow Wilson and the World War
Analysis has become for you an A1 example of the phrase-maker's art.The Knack of Managing
Lewis K. Urquhart and Herbert Watson
A phrase-maker, always busy in fitting words together, must be a bore.Modeste Mignon
Honore de Balzac
His praise as a phrase-maker is in all thePg 14 Churches of literature.Matthew Arnold
G. W. E. Russell
As a phrase-maker, Charizi was peculiarly happy, his command of Hebrew being masterly.Chapters on Jewish Literature