- adj. 诗的，诗歌的；诗意的；诗人的
- n. 诗学，诗论
- poetic (adj.)
- 1520s, from poet + -ic, or else from or influenced by Middle French poetique (c. 1400), from Latin poeticus, from Greek poietikos "pertaining to poetry," literally "creative, productive," from poietos "made," verbal adjective of poiein "to make" (see poet). Related: Poetics (1727). Poetic justice "ideal justice as portrayed in plays and stories" is from 1670s. Poetic license attested by 1733.
Earlier adjective was poetical (late 14c.); also obsolete poetly (mid-15c.). Related: Poetically (early 15c.).
- 1. The third resonantly poetic language of Scotland this century is Gaelic.
- 2. There's a very rich poetic tradition in Gaelic.
- 3. Nikolai Demidenko gave an exciting yet poetic performance.
- 4. There is a poetic quality to her playing.
- 5. I'm drawn to the poetic, sensuous qualities of her paintings.
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