Associations to the word «Poetic»


POETIC, adjective. Relating to poetry.
POETIC, adjective. Characteristic of poets.
POETIC, adjective. Description of persons, objects, or ideas that connect to the soul of the beholder.
POETIC EDDA, proper noun. A collection of Old Norse poems, songs, and some prose, containing stories about the Norse gods and legendary heroes.
POETIC JUSTICE, noun. The rewarding of virtue, and the punishment of vice, especially in an ironic manner
POETIC LICENCE, noun. Any departure from convention or from factual accuracy taken by a writer to achieve a desired effect
POETIC LICENSE, noun. Alternative spelling of poetic licence

Dictionary definition

POETIC, adjective. Of or relating to poetry; "poetic works"; "a poetic romance".
POETIC, adjective. Characterized by romantic imagery; "Turner's vision of the rainbow...was poetic".
POETIC, adjective. Of or relating to poets; "poetic insight".
POETIC, adjective. Characteristic of or befitting poetry; "poetic diction".

Wise words

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