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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Wordsworth, William 1770-1850. British poet whose most important collection, Lyrical Ballads (1798), published jointly with Samuel Taylor Coleridge, helped establish romanticism in England. He was appointed poet laureate in 1843.

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  • proper n. A habitational surname.
  • proper n. William Wordsworth (1770 – 1850), a major English romantic poet.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a romantic English poet whose work was inspired by the Lake District where he spent most of his life (1770-1850)


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