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[lahyuh r-ist for 1; lir-ist for 2] /ˈlaɪər ɪst for 1; ˈlɪr ɪst for 2/

a person who plays the lyre or who sings and accompanies himself or herself on the lyre.
a lyric poet.
(ˈlaɪərɪst). a person who plays the lyre
(ˈlɪrɪst) another word for lyricist (sense 2)


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