poeticize
transitive verb (-cized; -cizing) Date: 1804 to give a poetic quality to

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • poeticize — (Amer.) v. poetize, write poetry, compose verse; express in a poetic manner (also poeticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • poeticize — [pō et′ə sīz΄] vt. poeticized, poeticizing 1. to make poetic 2. to express, or deal with, in poetry vi. to write poetry …   English World dictionary

  • poeticize — /poh et euh suyz /, v., poeticized, poeticizing. v.t. 1. to make (thoughts, feelings, etc.) poetic; express in poetry. 2. to write poetry about (an event, occasion, etc.). v.i. 3. to speak or write poetry. Also, esp. Brit., poeticise. [1795 1805; …   Universalium

  • poeticize — verb To make poetic, or express in poetry …   Wiktionary

  • poeticize — po·et·i·cize …   English syllables

  • poeticize — po•et•i•cize [[t]poʊˈɛt əˌsaɪz[/t]] v. cized, ciz•ing 1) pro to make (thoughts, feelings, etc.) poetic; express in poetry 2) pro to write poetry about 3) pro to speak or write poetry • Etymology: 1795–1805 …   From formal English to slang

  • poeticize — v.tr. (also ise) make (a theme) poetic …   Useful english dictionary

  • poeticized — poeticize (Amer.) v. poetize, write poetry, compose verse; express in a poetic manner (also poeticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • poeticizes — poeticize (Amer.) v. poetize, write poetry, compose verse; express in a poetic manner (also poeticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • poeticizing — poeticize (Amer.) v. poetize, write poetry, compose verse; express in a poetic manner (also poeticise) …   English contemporary dictionary

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