word of the day :: poetaster

poetaster
[poh-it-as-ter]

-noun
an inferior poet; a writer of indifferent verse.

Origin
1590-1600; < Medieval Latin or Neo-Latin; see poet, –aster1

“‘Tis the common disease of all your musicians that they know no mean, to be entreated, either to begin or end.”
~ Ben Johnson ~
British dramatist, poet

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