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One entry found for poetry.
Entry Word: poetry
Function: noun
Text: 1 writing that uses rhythm, vivid language, and often rhyme to provoke an emotional response <not all poetry has to rhyme>
Synonyms minstrelsy, poesy, song, verse
Related Words rhyme (also rime); blank verse, free verse
Antonyms prose
2 the art or power of speaking or writing in a forceful and convincing way <the speeches of Dr. Martin Luther King were filled with the kind of poetry that touches people of all races> -- see ELOQUENCE