Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
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Dilettante (Page: 412)
Dil`et*tan"te (?), n.;
The true poet is not an eccentric creature, not a mere artist living only for art, not a dreamer or a dilettante, sipping the nectar of existence, while he keeps aloof from its deeper interests.
J. C. Shairp.