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poetic US English

Of, relating to, or used in poetry

poetic US Thesaurus

poetic compositions

poetic justice US English

The fact of experiencing a fitting or deserved retribution for one’s actions

poetic license US English

The freedom to depart from the facts of a matter or from the conventional rules of language when speaking or writing in order to create an effect

Edda US English

Either of two 13th-century Icelandic books, the Elder or Poetic Edda (a collection of Old Norse poems on Norse legends) and the Younger or Prose Edda (a handbook to Icelandic poetry by Snorri Sturluson). The Eddas are the chief source of knowledge of Scandinavian mythology

Poetic Edda in Edda US English

Either of two 13th-century Icelandic books, the Elder or Poetic Edda (a collection of Old Norse poems on Norse legends) and the Younger or Prose Edda (a handbook to Icelandic poetry by Snorri Sturluson). The Eddas are the chief source of knowledge of Scandinavian mythology

Poetic Edda in Edda New Oxford Dictionary for Writers & Editors

either of two 13th-century Icelandic books, the Elder or Poetic Edda and the Younger or Prose Edda