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English definition of “poetic”

poetic

adjective     /pəʊˈet.ɪk/ US  /poʊˈet̬-/ (also poetical)
C2 like or relating to poetry or poets: a collection of Dryden's poetical works (= poems) The story is written in richly poetic language.Poetry approving very beautiful or expressing emotion: Deanne Sokolin creates abstract, mournfully poetic black-and-white images of wrapped objects.AttractiveSexual attractionSmart and elegant poetically     /-ɪ.kəl.i/ adverb Poetry
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