sonneteer

[ son-i-teer ]
/ ˌsɒn ɪˈtɪər /

noun

a composer of sonnets.

verb (used without object)

to compose sonnets; sonnetize.

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Origin of sonneteer

1580–90; sonnet + -eer; replacing earlier sonnetier<Italian sonnettiere
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British Dictionary definitions for sonneteer

sonneteer
/ (ˌsɒnɪˈtɪə) /

noun

a writer of sonnets
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