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lyricist (n.)

1832, "one skilled in lyric composition, lyric poet;" from lyric (n.) + -ist. Meaning "one who writes words for music" is from 1908.

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Definitions of lyricist

lyricist (n.)
a person who writes the words for songs;
Synonyms: lyrist
From wordnet.princeton.edu

Dictionary entries near lyricist

Lyons

lyre

lyric

lyrical

lyricism

lyricist

lyrist

Lysander

lyse

-lyse

lysergic