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Noun
/ˈpōətrē/,/ˈpōitrē/,
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poetries, plural;
  1. Literary work in which special intensity is given to the expression of feelings and ideas by the use of distinctive style and rhythm; poems collectively or as a genre of literature
    • - he is chiefly famous for his love poetry
  2. A quality of beauty and intensity of emotion regarded as characteristic of poems
    • - poetry and fire are nicely balanced in the music
  3. Something regarded as comparable to poetry in its beauty
    • - the music department is housed in a building that is pure poetry

  1. literature in metrical form
  2. any communication resembling poetry in beauty or the evocation of feeling
  3. (poet) a writer of poems (the term is usually reserved for writers of good poetry)
  4. (poetic) of or relating to poetry; "poetic works"; "a poetic romance"
  5. (poetic) characterized by romantic imagery; "Turner's vision of the rainbow...was poetic"
  6. Poetry (from the Latin poeta, a poet) is a form of literary art in which language is used for its aesthetic and evocative qualities in addition to, or in lieu of, its apparent meaning. ...
  7. Welcome to the Dollhouse is the second and final studio album by American R&B/pop group Danity Kane, released by Bad Boy and Atlantic Records on March 18, 2008 (see 2008 in music) in the United States and March 25, 2008 in Canada.Reid, Shaheem (January 30, 2008). . MTV. ...
  8. Poetry, published in Chicago, Illinois since 1912, is one of the leading monthly poetry journals in the English-speaking world. ...
  9. A poet is a person who writes poetry. A poet's work can be literal, meaning that his work is derived from a specific event, or metaphorical, meaning that his work can take on many meanings and forms. ...
  10. (Poetic (hiphop)) Anthony Ian Berkeley (November 15, 1964 – July 15, 2001) better known as Poetic, was an American rapper and producer. He was also a founding member of the hip-hop group, Gravediggaz, where he used the alias Grym Reaper.
  11. (Poets (song)) "Poets" is the first single by The Tragically Hip from their sixth studio album, Phantom Power. The song reached #1 on Canada's Alternative chart, and stayed #1 for 12 weeks straight, longer than any song in the history of that chart.
  12. The class of literature comprising poems; Composition in verse or language exhibiting conscious attention to patterns; A poet's literary production; A 'poetical' quality, artistic and/or artfull, which appeals or stirs the imagination, in any medium
  13. (poet) A person who writes poems
  14. (POET) Post Operations Evaluation Tool
  15. (POET) Post Offer Employment Testing — a program focused on safety in which final candidates for certain administrative, service and support positions are required to pass a post-offer, pre-employment physical demands test designed to mimic job tasks.
  16. (POET) Programmable Objective Encryption Technology
  17. (POET) physician order entry term
  18. (Poet) (1) One who fashions words artistically. (2) One who can control the power of words and is thus a magician. (3) To the ancient Greeks, one who is a specialist in retrocognition.
  19. (Poet) A very, very full, pleated sleeve.
  20. (Poet) Hyun Moo (NPC); Druid (PC); Monk (PC); Muse (PC)
  21. (Poet) a fitted long sleeve with an outward flare just above the wrists, very lyrical.
  22. (Poetic) or literary: words or meanings used only in poetry or the most formal writing, such as eve for evening and o'er for over.
  23. (Poets) Twitter is ideally suited to haiku, the 17-syllable Japanese poetry form. (Twitter haiku have been dubbed "twaiku.") Some Twitterers pride themselves on posting only haiku tweets. Learn more about them on this Twitter haiku fan page.
  24. (The Poets) Meer Taqi Meer (1723-1810): The pioneer who shaped the Urdu language on the Indian subcontinent. He's the foremost name in Urdu poetry, "Ulti Ho Gayin", is a very well-known ghazal.
  25. A type of literature that is written in meter.