Definition of sonneteering in US English:

sonneteering

noun

  • The composition of sonnets; the result or an instance of this.

adjective

  • That writes or composes sonnets; relating to or involving sonnets.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in Oracle & Public Advertiser. From sonneteer + -ing<br>early 18th century. From sonneteer + -ing.

Pronunciation

sonneteering

/ˌsɒnɪˈtɪərɪŋ/