Words I Love 014 – Poetic

Today is National poetry Day in the UK, so today’s ‘Words I Love’ is quite apt. It’s also used in my latest offering on my poetry blog.




adjective: poetic
  1. relating to or used in poetry.
    “the muse is a poetic convention”
    synonyms: in verse, verse, metrical, rhythmical; More

    poetical, lyrical, lyric, elegiac, rhapsodic;
    “poetic compositions”


mid 16th century: from French poétique, from Latin poeticus ‘poetic, relating to poets’, from Greek po(i)ētikos, from po(i)ētēs (see poet).

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1 Response to Words I Love 014 – Poetic

  1. Very interesting! Thank you for stopping by my blog! 🙂

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