wordsmith

EnglishEdit

PronunciationEdit

EtymologyEdit

word +‎ smith

NounEdit

wordsmith (plural wordsmiths)

  1. One who uses words skillfully.
    She has always been known as a capable wordsmith, but in this latest novel she also shows surprising emotional depth.

TranslationsEdit

See alsoEdit

  • prose stylist

VerbEdit

wordsmith (third-person singular simple present wordsmiths, present participle wordsmithing, simple past and past participle wordsmithed)

  1. To apply craftsman-like skills to word use.
Last modified on 27 November 2013, at 15:27