poetrynoun [U]uk /ˈpəʊ.ɪ.tri/ us /ˈpoʊ.ə-/
- There is a spiritual dimension to her poetry.
- There have been a fantastic number of entries for this year's poetry competition.
- He dedicated his poetry to the glory of God.
- He regarded poetry as sentimental self-expression.
- Those two lines of poetry express perfectly the profound sadness of loss.