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adjective po·et·ic \pō-ˈe-tik\

Simple Definition of poetic

  • : of, relating to, or characteristic of poets or poetry

  • : having a beautiful or graceful quality

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of poetic

  1. 1 a :  of, relating to, or characteristic of poets or poetry b :  given to writing poetry

  2. 2 :  written in verse

  3. 3 :  having or expressing the qualities of poetry (as though aesthetic or emotional impact) <her poetic beauty>

Examples of poetic in a sentence

  1. <your description of the sun setting over the Grand Canyon was a particularly poetic piece of writing>



1530

First Known Use of poetic

1530


POETIC Defined for Kids

poetic

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adjective po·et·ic \pō-ˈe-tik\

Definition of poetic for Students

  1. :  of, relating to, or like that of poets or poetry <poetic words>



Variants of poetic

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poetical

\-i-kəl\


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