Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Relating to a poem; poetical.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective rare Pertaining to a poem, or to poetry; poetical.

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  • adjective Pertaining to a poem, or to poetry; poetical.

Etymologies

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Ancient Greek

Examples

  • Now, whatever improbability there is in the former, (which supposes Fletcher conscious of the inferiority, the too poematic _minus_-dramatic nature, of his versification, and of which there is neither proof, nor likelihood,) adds so much to the probability of the latter.

    Literary Remains, Volume 2

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