Open Dictionary
mouse here to listen, click to choose/add more
Location: USA
Source: Learn That Word
Profile URL:

Are you a native English speaker? How do you pronounce this word?

Thank you for contributing!
upload mp3 file or record now it's easy, promised!

{%type%} Definitions

WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

n. - A poet who writes fixed verses with fourteen lines.

Usage examples (32)
  • Lowell is too elastic, impulsive, for a sonneteer.
  • Charlotte Smith, the sonneteer and novelist, was the daughter of
  • At that point, turning his thought around with the functional word 'Yet', the sonneteer finds consolation in friendship.
  • He has been most successful in classical travesties and witty turns of language, and he has won a good place as a sonneteer. for more
Tutoring comment

Tutoring comment not yet available...

add more
The Open Dictionary of English is a collaborative project, based on Open Source materials, LearnThat resources, and partner APIs.
We give special thanks to our LearnThat volunteers, as well as Princeton University and Wiktionary for their Open Source word data. We're also grateful for the support given by Google,,, and YouTube,,,,, as well as the generous Creative Commons community.