Definition of Wordsworth, William in English:

Wordsworth, William

proper noun

  • (1770–1850), English poet. Much of his work was inspired by the Lake District. "“Lyrical Ballads”" (1798), which was composed with Coleridge and included "“Tintern Abbey,”" was a landmark in romanticism. He was appointed poet laureate in 1843. Other notable poems:"“I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud”" (1815) and "“The Prelude”" (1850)


Wordsworth, William