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See definition of litterateur on Dictionary.com
  • as inman of letters
  • as inscholar

synonyms for litterateur

  • belletrist
  • brain
  • educated person
  • intellectual
  • literary craftsman
  • literary scholar
  • savant
  • scholar
  • walking encyclopedia
  • wordsmith
  • academic
  • doctor
  • intellectual
  • philosopher
  • professor
  • scientist
  • student
  • teacher
  • bookworm
  • brain
  • critic
  • disciple
  • egghead
  • learned person
  • learner
  • person of letters
  • pupil
  • sage
  • savant
  • wise person
  • bookish person
  • grind
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How to use litterateur in a sentence

He is above all else a litterateur who is addressing an audience with a decided taste for good literature.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
No Judeo-German litterateur has ever been able to make more than a scanty living, and that only sporadically, out of his books.
THE HISTORY OF YIDDISH LITERATURE IN THE NINETEENTH CENTURYLEO WIENER
The following observation by an eminent eye specialist and litterateur illustrates the opening paragraph of this chapter.
THE NEW GLUTTON OR EPICUREHORACE FLETCHER
She was the widow of a celebrated litterateur and was herself well known as a brilliant but shallow writer.
CONTINENTAL MONTHLY, VOL. I, NO. V, MAY, 1862VARIOUS
And it would be thus the architect, not the litterateur, that would be permanently remembered.
LEADING ARTICLES ON VARIOUS SUBJECTSHUGH MILLER
Among her numerous suitors was Julien Bossuet, a poor litterateur, or journalist of Paris.
THE WORKS OF EDGAR ALLAN POEEDGAR ALLAN POE
The litterateur in Wagners estimation had no fixed purpose, no ideal.
WAGNER AS I KNEW HIMFERDINAND CHRISTIAN WILHELM PRAEGER
A composer, pianist, and litterateur, who is still living in Poland.
FREDERIC CHOPIN, V. 1 (OF 2)MORITZ KARASOWSKI
But I fail as a poet-litterateur as I fail as a poet-person.
I, MARY MACLANEMARY MACLANE
His fame is greater as a dramatist and litterateur than as a poet.
IDLING IN ITALYJOSEPH COLLINS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO LITTERATEUR

  • belletrists
  • brains
  • educated persons
  • intellectuals
  • literary craftsmans
  • literary scholars
  • litterateurs
  • savants
  • scholars
  • walking encyclopedias
  • wordsmiths
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.