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poeticadjective

 us   /poʊˈet̬·ɪk/
literature of or ​suggestingpoets or ​poems: poetic ​language
(Definition of poetic from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







"poetic" in British English

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poeticadjective

uk   /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. approving very ​beautiful or ​expressingemotion: Deanne Sokolin ​createsabstract, ​mournfully poetic black-and-white ​images of ​wrappedobjects.

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poetically
adverb uk   us   /-ɪ.kəl.i/
(Definition of poetic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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