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poetaster

poetaster a paltry or inferior poet; a writer of poor or trashy verse. The word, which is modern Latin, was coined by Erasmus in a letter of 1521; it is first found in English in Ben Jonson's Fountain of Self-Love (1599).

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poetaster

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