poetics

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noun, plural in form but singular or plural in construction po·et·ics \ pō-ˈe-tiks \

Definition of poetics

1 a :a treatise on poetry or aesthetics
b or less commonly poetic play \-tik\ :poetic theory or practice; also :a particular theory of poetry or sometimes other literary forms
  • a feminist poetics
2 :poetic feelings or utterances

First Known Use of poetics

1644


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