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Synonyms for poetic
poʊˈɛt ɪkpo·et·ic

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Wiktionary1.0 / 2 votes

  1. poeticadjective

    Antonyms:
    prosaic

  2. poeticadjective

    Antonyms:
    prosaic

  3. poeticadjective

    Antonyms:
    prosaic

  4. poeticadjective

    Antonyms:
    prosaic

Princeton's WordNet2.6 / 5 votes

  1. poetic, poeticaladjective

    of or relating to poetry

    "poetic works"; "a poetic romance"

    Synonyms:
    poetical

    Antonyms:
    literal, unrhetorical

  2. poeticadjective

    characterized by romantic imagery

    "Turner's vision of the rainbow...was poetic"

    Synonyms:
    poetical

    Antonyms:
    unrhetorical, literal

  3. poeticadjective

    of or relating to poets

    "poetic insight"

    Synonyms:
    poetical

    Antonyms:
    literal, unrhetorical

  4. poetic, poeticaladjective

    characteristic of or befitting poetry

    "poetic diction"

    Synonyms:
    poetical

    Antonyms:
    literal, unrhetorical

Dictionary of English Synonymes2.0 / 1 vote

  1. poeticadjective

    Synonyms:
    metrical

PPDB, the paraphrase database2.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "poetic":

    poetry, poet, righteous

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How to use poetic in a sentence?

  1. Chuck Leavell:

    Most of all, he made us supremely happy. a poetic exit.

  2. Randolph Silliman Bourne:

    No matter what we have come through, or how many perils we have safely passed, or how many imperfect and jagged - in some places perhaps irreparably - our life has been, we cannot in our heart of hearts imagine how it could have been different. As we look back on it, it slips in behind us in orderly array, and, with all its mistakes, acquires a sort of eternal fitness, and even, at times, of poetic glamour.

  3. Joseph Brodsky:

    The poetic notion of infinity is far greater than that which is sponsored by any creed.

  4. Ahmed Kathrada:

    Not being able to see or interact with children for 20 years was possibly the most difficult thing to endure during my time on the island, there's a poetic justice that children in classrooms all over the world will now be able to visit Robben Island using this technology.

  5. Bari Weiss:

    I’m a newspaper woman without a newspaper. A way less poetic way to say that is that I’m one of those people that maybe you’ve been reading about, who left a big fancy media company to start a newsletter on Substack and now, I know, just what the world needed, another podcast.


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