HyperDic: poetry

English > 2 senses of the word poetry:
NOUNcommunicationpoetry, poesy, verseliterature in metrical form
communicationpoetryany communication resembling poetry in beauty or the evocation of feeling
poetry > pronunciation
Soundspow'ahtriy
Rhymesaccusatory ... zealotry: 432 rhymes with riy...
English > poetry: 2 senses > noun 1, communication
Meaningliterature in metrical form.
Synonymspoesy, verse
Category ofErinAn early name of Ireland that is now used in poetry
alliterateUse alliteration as a form of poetry
apace(poetic, literary) quickly
darkling(poetic) occurring in the dark / dark or night
dolor, dolour(poetry) painful grief
elegize, elegiseCompose an elegy
hush, stillness, still(poetic) tranquil silence
lyricOf or relating to a category of poetry that expresses emotion (often in a songlike way)
lyricWrite lyrics for (a song)
metrifyCompose in poetic meter
relyricWrite new lyrics for (a song)
rhyme, rimeCompose rhymes
scanconform to a metrical pattern
scrivenedCopied in handwriting / handwriting
sonnetCompose a sonnet
sonnetpraise in a sonnet
spondaize, spondaisemake spondaic
stilly(poetic) still or calm
sweetly, sweetIn an affectionate or loving manner ('sweet' is sometimes a poetic or informal variant of 'sweetly')
tagSupply (blank verse or prose) with rhymes
verse, versify, poetize, poetiseCompose verses or put into verse
wont toin the habit
NarrowereposA body of poetry that conveys the traditions of a society by treating some epic theme
heroic poetry, epic poetrypoetry celebrating the deeds of some hero
Broaderwriting style, literary genre, genreA style of expressing yourself in writing
Spanishpoema, poesía, verso
Catalanpoesia, vers
Adjectivespoetic, poeticalof or relating to poetry
English > poetry: 2 senses > noun 2, communication
MeaningAny communication resembling poetry in beauty or the evocation of feeling.
Broaderexpressive style, styleA way of expressing something (in language or art or music etc.) that is characteristic of a particular person or group of people or period
Spanishpoesía
Catalanpoesia
Adjectivespoetic, poeticalof or relating to poetry
poeticcharacterized by romantic imagery
poetic, poeticalcharacteristic of or befitting poetry

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