Lyricist (slang)

Type: noun, slang

Pronunciation: /lee-rah-sist/

Plural: Lyricists

Related: Lyric, Lyrics, Rap, Rappin’, Rapped, Mumble rapper, Conscious rapper, Battle Rapper

What does Lyricist mean?

Someone who writes meaningful lyrics and is lyrical with their wordplay.

Lyricist Synonyms: Rhymer, Rapper, Spitta, Hip-Hopper

Example sentence: “Earl Sweatshirt is a cold lyricist.”

Lyricist in songs:

“Greatest lyricist to ever do it, yeah essentially” – Logic, Soul Food II.

“Only lyricist on my metaphysics intellect” – Joey Bada$$, Sweet Dreams.

“I love hip-hop, I ain’t even probably the best lyricist alive” – Big Punisher, It’s So Hard.

“The outcome: I’m crowned the best lyricist” – Nas, Got Ur Self a….

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