What does poetic mean?

Definitions for poetic
poʊˈɛt ɪkpo·et·ic

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. poetic, poeticaladjective

    of or relating to poetry

    "poetic works"; "a poetic romance"

  2. poeticadjective

    characterized by romantic imagery

    "Turner's vision of the rainbow...was poetic"

  3. poeticadjective

    of or relating to poets

    "poetic insight"

  4. poetic, poeticaladjective

    characteristic of or befitting poetry

    "poetic diction"

Wiktionary

  1. poeticadjective

    Relating to poetry.

  2. poeticadjective

    Characteristic of poets.

  3. poeticadjective

    Description of persons, objects, or ideas that connect to the soul of the beholder.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Poeticadjective

    alt. of Poetical

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of poetic in Chaldean Numerology is: 1

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of poetic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of poetic in a Sentence

  1. David Edwards:

    I had started a company called Pulmatrix. We would do nebulization for drug delivery, and I thought, What would it take to make that a satisfying taste experience? the Whif was very important for me in that it seemed the most poetic and the least practical approach, and yet it fascinated people and fascinated me, and my work now in scent delivery was highly influenced by that.

  2. Meghan McCain:

    You're talking about Donald Trump supporters, comparing them to Nazis in Nuremberg, that sounds extreme to me as well, when Democrats come on here and wax poetic about extremism -- I'm not saying Donald Trump isn't doing it, but you're calling everybody who was in North Carolina rally a Nazi.

  3. Louis Leterrier:

    What I am now is his deputy, there is no one more beautifully imaginative, creatively poetic, hard-working, visionary than Lisa Henson. This man has changed the world... No creative force has had this impact on kids and adults the way Lisa Henson has had.

  4. Joseph Brodsky:

    The poetic notion of infinity is far greater than that which is sponsored by any creed.

  5. Randolph Silliman Bourne:

    No matter what we have come through, or how many perils we have safely passed, or how many imperfect and jagged - in some places perhaps irreparably - our life has been, we cannot in our heart of hearts imagine how it could have been different. As we look back on it, it slips in behind us in orderly array, and, with all its mistakes, acquires a sort of eternal fitness, and even, at times, of poetic glamour.

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