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Synonyms for poetic
poʊˈɛt ɪkpo·et·ic

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Wiktionary

  1. poeticadjective

    Antonyms:
    prosaic

  2. poeticadjective

    Antonyms:
    prosaic

  3. poeticadjective

    Antonyms:
    prosaic

  4. poeticadjective

    Antonyms:
    prosaic

Princeton's WordNet

  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 Synonymes

  1. poeticadjective

    Synonyms:
    metrical

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "poetic":

    poetry, poet, righteous

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How to use poetic in a sentence?

  1. Joseph Brodsky:

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

  2. 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.

  3. Fran Lebowitz:

    If you are of the opinion that the contemplation of suicide is sufficient evidence of a poetic nature, do not forget that actions speak louder than words.

  4. Lorenzo Lynch:

    I think that's a poetic description of what has happened and poetry, like most language, is limited but it does have wings ... to carry a point, Giuliani pushes for Lynch confirmation 'A moderately tough confirmation' Senate Republicans adamantly deny the delay in scheduling a vote on Lynch's nomination is because she is African-American. Many point out that Lynch, if confirmed, would be replacing the country's first African-American attorney general who was confirmed by an overwhelming margin. Instead, Republicans and Democrats say the delay is part of an ongoing partisan battle. For some, it's part of a fight over a human trafficking bill that has stalled in the Senate. For others, the delay is retaliation for President Obama's 2014 executive actions on immigration. On the eve of Holder's announcement of his plans to leave the Department of Justice, the political number crunchers at FiveThrirtyEight.com predicted whoever the President nominated would.

  5. Nsenga Burton:

    It's poetic justice, the descendants of the people who were pushed out of South Carolina, who had no power, who knew they could go missing if they tried to vote, have returned and they're making South Carolina work for them. South Carolina's been a long time coming.


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