adjective Also po·et·i·cal.
Examples from the Web for poetic
His mature wit and poetic style drew in those around him and we connected instantly.
Nothing but a poetic kind of consciousness could have conceived of anything like this.
In a poetic move, Cory is now a middle school teacher himself, following in the footsteps of his mentor, Mr. Feeney.‘Boy Meets World’ Fans Will Hate ‘Girl Meets World’|Kevin Fallon|June 26, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His profound and crippling melancholy, which cast a poetic shadow and moved me almost as much as his accomplishments.
He created himself as a poetic figure, and he thus imposed himself upon the nation.
He had a poetic spirit, and was both vigorous and brilliant.
Yes, certainly, but not because the poetic energy in him was a finer thing than the poetic energy that was in Wither.The Lyric|John Drinkwater
His style is penetrating and thrilling; his language often rises to the dignity of a poetic eloquence.Modern Leaders: Being a Series of Biographical Sketches|Justin McCarthy
St. Francis was unlettered, but his mind was poetic and imaginative, his nature gentle and humble.Tuscan Sculpture of the Fifteenth Century|Estelle M. Hurll
In the Gathas, allowing for the theological and poetic form, everything is human and natural.History of Religion|Allan Menzies