Poetry

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Poetry->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ poetry
poetry
poetics
poesy
Muse
Calliope
tuneful Nine
Parnassus
Helicon
Pierides
Pierian spring
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ versification
versification
rhyming
making verses
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ prosody
prosody
orthometry
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ poem
poem
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ epic
epic
epic poem
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ epopee
epopee
epopoea
ode
epode
idyl
lyric
eclogue
pastoral
bucolic
dithyramb
anacreontic
sonnet
roundelay
rondeau
rondo
madrigal
canzonet
cento
monody
elegy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ amoebaeum
amoebaeum
ghazal
palinode
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ dramatic poetry
dramatic poetry
lyric poetry
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ opera
opera
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ posy
posy
anthology
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ disjecta membra poetae song
disjecta membra poetae song
ballad
lay
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ love song
love song
drinking song
war song
sea song
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ lullaby
lullaby
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ music
music
&c. 415
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ nursery rhymes
nursery rhymes
=>(Bad poetry)
GRP: \\ N \\ Bad poetry
Sgm: \\ N \\ Bad poetry \\ doggerel
doggerel
Hudibrastic verse
prose run mad
Sgm: \\ N \\ Bad poetry \\ macaronics
macaronics
Sgm: \\ N \\ Bad poetry \\ macaronic verse
macaronic verse
leonine verse
Sgm: \\ N \\ Bad poetry \\ runes
runes
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ canto
canto
stanza
distich
verse
line
couplet
triplet
quatrain
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ strophe
strophe
antistrophe
GRP: \\ N \\ 7
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ verse
verse
rhyme
assonance
crambo
meter
measure
foot
numbers
strain
rhythm
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ accentuation
accentuation
&c.(voice) 580
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ dactyl
dactyl
spondee
trochee
anapest
&c.???
hexameter
pentameter
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ Alexandrine
Alexandrine
Sgm: \\ N \\ 7 \\ anacrusis
anacrusis
antispast
blank verse
ictus
GRP: \\ N \\ 8
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ elegiacs
elegiacs
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 8 \\ elegiac verse
elegiac verse
elegaic meter
elegaic poetry
GRP: \\ N \\ 9
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ poet
poet
poet laureate
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ laureate
laureate
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ bard
bard
lyrist
scald
skald
troubadour
trouvere
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ minstrel
minstrel
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ minnesinger
minnesinger
meistersinger
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ improvisatore
improvisatore
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ versifier
versifier
sonneteer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ rhymer
rhymer
rhymist
rhymester
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ ballad monger
ballad monger
runer
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ poetaster
poetaster
Sgm: \\ N \\ 9 \\ genus irritabile vatum
genus irritabile vatum
PARAG:Poetry->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ poetize
poetize
sing
versify
make verses
rhyme
scan
PARAG:Poetry->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ poetic
poetic
poetical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ lyric
lyric
lyrical
tuneful
epic
dithyrambic
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ metrical
metrical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ a catalectin
a catalectin
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ elegiac
elegiac
iambic
trochaic
anapestic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ amoebaeic
amoebaeic
Melibean
skaldic
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ Ionic
Ionic
Sapphic
Alcaic
Pindaric

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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