- anthology ► NOUN (pl. anthologies) ▪ a collection of poems or other pieces of writing or music.DERIVATIVES anthologist noun anthologize (also anthologise) verb.ORIGIN from Greek anthos 'flower' + -logia 'collection' .
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Anthologist — An*thol o*gist, n. One who compiles an anthology. [1913 Webster] … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
Anthologist — Anthologist, Sammler einer Anthologie … Pierer's Universal-Lexikon
anthologist — noun Date: 1805 a compiler of an anthology … New Collegiate Dictionary
anthologist — See anthologize. * * * … Universalium
anthologist — noun /ænˈθɒl.ə.dʒɪst/ a person who anthologizes Syn: anthologiser, anthologizer … Wiktionary
Anthologist — An|tho|lo|gist der; en, en <zu ↑...ist> Herausgeber von Anthologien, Sammler von Gedichten od. Prosastücken … Das große Fremdwörterbuch
anthologist — n. one who compiles an anthology (collection of selected literary pieces or works of art) … English contemporary dictionary
anthologist — an·thol·o·gist … English syllables
anthologist — noun an editor who makes selections for an anthology • Derivationally related forms: ↑anthology • Hypernyms: ↑editor, ↑editor in chief … Useful english dictionary
David Herd (anthologist) — David Herd (1732–1810) was a Scottish anthologist who was a noted collector of national ballads. Biography The son of a farmer in the parish of Marykirk in Kincardineshire, he became clerk to an accountant in Edinburgh, where he became a well… … Wikipedia