How to use poetess in a sentence
Is the quintessential Afghan woman Nila, the dramatic Kabul socialite turned Parisian poetess?Resurrecting Afghanistan: Khaled Hosseini’s ‘And the Mountains Echoed’ | Rafia Zakaria | May 28, 2013 | THE DAILY BEAST
She distinguished herself equally as a poetess, and possessed, with great personal beauty, wit and genius in a superior degree.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology | Joel Munsell
I made a great effort, once more dismissed the recollections of the night, and fell once more to brooding on my saintly poetess.The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson, Volume XXI | Robert Louis Stevenson
A poetess herself, and the patron of poets, she remained the best counsellor her son ever had.Florence and Northern Tuscany with Genoa | Edward Hutton
I have no doubt you will be a great poetess one of these days.Ernest Linwood | Caroline Lee Hentz
Apropos to coffee, we all laughed heartily one day when some one recalled the verses of the poetess Druzbacka.