poetry in motion

Definition of poetry in motion

  1. :  someone or something that moves in a way that is very graceful or beautiful He is poetry in motion when he catches and throws the ball.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  metrical writing :  verse

    :  the productions of a poet :  poems

    :  writing that formulates a concentrated imaginative awareness of experience in language chosen and arranged to create a specific emotional response through meaning, sound, and rhythm

  1. :  an act, process, or instance of changing place :  movement

    :  an active or functioning state or condition

    :  an impulse or inclination of the mind or will

  1. :  to signal by a movement or gesture

    :  to direct by a motion

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contemplative of or relative to the past

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