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Subjective this poet may be—is it not a virtue in the lyricist?

To pass down in history as an exceptional beauty is to inspire art ideals and to furnish a theme for the lyricist.

WORD ORIGIN

1832, "one skilled in lyric composition;" from lyric + -ist. Meaning "one who writes lyrics" is from 1908.

MORE RELATED WORDS FOR LYRICIST

poet

nounperson who writes expressive, rhythmic verse
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