Definition of Essayists

1. Noun. (plural of essayist) ¹



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Definition of Essayists

1. essayist [n] - See also: essayist

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Essayists

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esquires
esquiring
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esquisses
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essay
essayed
essayer
essayers
essaying
essayings
essayish
essayist
essayistic
essayists (current term)
essaylike
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essence
essence of rose
essenced
essenceless
essences
essene
esseneite
essential
essential albuminuria
essential amino acid
essential amino acids

Literary usage of Essayists

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1. English Literature by John Calvin Metcalf (1912)
"Victorian writers may be divided into three great classes—the essayists, ... I. THE essayists The greater essayists of this period are Macaulay, Carlyle, ..."

2. The Cambridge History of American Literature by William Peterfield Trent (1921)
"CHAPTER XIII Later essayists WHEN, speaking to his classmates on their graduation ... of lecturer- essayists where Emerson shone as the most benignant star, ..."

3. Thackerayana: Notes and Anecdotes Illustrated by Hundreds of Sketches by by Joseph] [Grego, William Makepeace Thackeray (1898)
"Early essayists whose Writings have furnished Thackeray with the ... Characteristic Passages from the Lucubrations of the essayists of the Augustan Era ..."

4. A Short History of English Literature by George Saintsbury (1898)
"CHAPTER III JOHNSON, GOLDSMITH, AND THE LATER essayists ... And style — Goldsmith — His verse — His prose — Other essayists THE establishment of the calling ..."

5. The Literature of Roguery by Frank Wadleigh Chandler (1907)
"MARRYAT AND THE essayists America, reappears upon the high seas as the very ... Marryat and the essayists In construction most of the novels of Captain ..."

6. Lectures on the English Comic Writers by William Hazlitt (1845)
"I NOW come to speak of that sort of writing which has been so successfully cultivated in this country by our periodical essayists, and which consists in ..."

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