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poeticize

[ poh-et-uh-sahyz ]
/ po蕣藞蓻t 蓹藢sa瑟z /
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verb (used with object), po路et路i路cized, po路et路i路ciz路ing.
to make (thoughts, feelings, etc.) poetic; express in poetry.
to write poetry about (an event, occasion, etc.).
verb (used without object), po路et路i路cized, po路et路i路ciz路ing.
to speak or write poetry.
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Also especially British, po路et路i路cise .

Origin of poeticize

First recorded in 1795鈥1805; poetic + -ize

OTHER WORDS FROM poeticize

o路ver路po路et路i路cize, verb, o路ver路po路et路i路cized, o路ver路po路et路i路ciz路ing.un路po路et路i路cized, adjective
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How to use poeticize in a sentence

  • When we are young we adore and poeticize those with whom we are in love: love and happiness with us are synonyms.

British Dictionary definitions for poeticize

poeticize

poetize (藞p蓹蕣瑟藢ta瑟z), poeticise or poetise

/ (p蓹蕣藞蓻t瑟藢sa瑟z) /

verb
(tr) to put into poetry or make poetic
(intr) to speak or write poetically
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition 漏 William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 漏 HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
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