As nouns the difference between verbalist and wordsman
is that verbalist
is one who possesses verbal or oratorical skill while wordsman
is (archaic) one who deals in words, or in mere words; a verbalist.
One who possesses verbal or oratorical skill.
One who favors words or the wording of something over its meaning or the idea behind it.
(archaic) One who deals in words, or in mere words; a verbalist.
- Some speculative wordsman — H. Bushnell.