sonneteer

[son-i-teer]
noun
1.
a composer of sonnets.
verb (used without object)
2.
to compose sonnets; sonnetize.

Origin:
1580–90; sonnet + -eer; replacing earlier sonnetier < Italian sonnettiere

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sonneteer (ˌsɒnɪˈtɪə)
 
n
a writer of sonnets

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The basest charges were brought against the professional sonneteer.
Yet this well-meaning little sonneteer sincerely felt that his verses were issued in the cause of humanity.
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