prosateur

[ proh-zuh-tur ]
/ ˌproʊ zəˈtɜr /

noun

a person who writes prose, especially as a livelihood.

Nearby words

  1. pros. atty.,
  2. prosaic,
  3. prosaicism,
  4. prosaism,
  5. prosaist,
  6. proscenium,
  7. prosciutto,
  8. proscribe,
  9. proscription,
  10. proscriptive

Origin of prosateur

1875–80; < French < Italian prosatore; see prose, -ator, -eur

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